Real Loss

Real Loss

A company or investment's losses after considering the impact of inflation. See also: Real.
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"This is a real loss to our intelligence community.
Stepdad Adam Keedle called him an "amazing young man and a real loss to the world".
"Prabhupada Swami always talked about character building and used to say, 'If you lose character, it is a real loss'.
Him stepping down would be a real loss."For me, he's one of our future leaders.
I cannot emphasise enough how strongly I feel that this would be a real loss to the area, especially as the services are already heavily used.
"We are dealing with real people, who had real lives, who have suffered real loss and who are in real pain."
Greyhounds will make lovely pets WHERE greyhound racing is no longer a popular spectator sport, and there are serious concerns about the welfare of rejected or retired racing dogs, is the closing down of Hall Green Stadium any real loss? Pressure on the sport to improve animal welfare standards, make track conditions safer and housing for dogs more adequate and humane, and to guarantee a secure future for dogs that fail to make the grade or are no longer racing fit, have failed to produce a satisfactory response.
The Football League, since rebranded as the English Football League, is understood to have taken issue with that injection of cash and considered the real loss figure to be PS69.7m.
Our power has been off since 5.30pm it's a real loss of earnings on Friday night."
Dr Ibrahim stressed that the real loss resulting of this crisis is the failure to promote education in the region and deprive the students to benefit from QF and its scholarship programmes, especially as it includes a number of the largest international universities that offer the best academic, scientific and research programs.
But Dave Smith, secretary of the Blacklist Support Group, said many workers had received compensation well below their real loss.
The speakers in their papers termed Intizar Hussain's death a real loss to society and lauded his style of writing in Urdu literature.