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  Definition of win
  1. a victory (as in a race or other competition); "he was happy to get the win"
  2. something won (especially money)
  3. be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious; "He won the Gold Medal in skating"; "Our home team won"; "Win the game"
  4. obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"
  5. win something through one''s efforts; "I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese"; "Gain an understanding of international finance"
  6. attain success or reach a desired goal; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
Similar Words: winnings, profits, gain, advance, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground, acquire, succeed, come through, bring home the bacon, deliver the goods

 

Hyponyms: first-place finish, romp, carry, take, sweep, prevail, triumph, take the cake, steal, score, hit, tally, rack up, cozen, pull off, negociate, bring off, carry off, manage, pass, clear, luck out, hit the jackpot, nail down, nail, peg, make it, run, work, act, pan out, achieve, accomplish, attain, reach, arrive, get in, go far

 

Entailments: compete, vie, contend, try, seek, attempt, essay, assay

 

Derivational Morphology: gain, advance, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground, acquire, winner, victor, winnings, profits, gainer, achiever, success, succeeder, winning

 

Language Translations:
Catalan: guanyar and victòria   Chinese: 勝利  
Dutch: overwinning and winnen   Esperanto: venki  
Finnish: voittaa and voitto   French: gagner and gain  
Greek: νίκη   Hebrew: לנצח and נצחון  
Italian: vincere and vittoria   Japanese: 勝ち and 勝つ  
Korean: 이기다   Latin: vincere  
Norwegian: seier and vinne   Polish: wygrywać  
Portuguese: vencer   Romanian: câştiga and victorie  
Spanish: ganar   Swedish: seger and vinna  
Telugu: గెలుచు and గెలుచుకొను and గెలుపు   Turkish: kazanmak  
 
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