futile, hopeless, unsuccessful, doomed, worsted, defeated, desperate, undone, ruined, get, sad, loss, misplacement, lost.
forgetting (part of speech: verb)
failing (part of speech: verb)
losing (part of speech: verb)
She saw, too, that she was in danger of losing
his regard, and even without looking far ahead she realized that he might not go to her friend, if her own foolishness continued longer.
- "Napoleon's Young Neighbor", Helen Leah Reed.
Now, I'm afraid, she's losing
- "The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story", Various.
a moment they set out, and arrived, travelling through the air, in the short space of eight days, but only to find that they had again missed him by a few hours.
- "The Strange Story Book", Mrs. Andrew Lang.