Term:win

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OVERVIEW OF NOUN WIN

1) win: a victory (as in a race or other competition); “They were happy to get the win”

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2) winnings, win, profits: something won (especially money)

OVERVIEW OF VERB WIN

1) win: be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious; “He won the Gold Medal in skating”; “Our home team won”; “Win the game

2) acquire, win, gain: win something through one’s efforts; “I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese”; “Gain an understanding of international finance”

3) gain, advance, win, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground: 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”

4) succeed, win, come through, bring home the bacon, deliver the goods: 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”

noun win has 2 sense(s) (first 1 from tagged texts)


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