Meaning of WIN in English
■ verb ( ~s , ~ning ; past and past participle won )
1》 be successful or victorious in (a contest or conflict).
2》 acquire as a result of a contest, conflict, etc.
↘gain (someone's attention, support, or love).
↘( ~ someone over ) gain the support or favour of someone.
3》 ( ~ out/through ) manage to succeed or achieve something by effort.
↘ archaic manage to reach (a place) by effort.
4》 obtain (ore) from a mine.
5》 dry (hay) by exposure to the air.
■ noun a victory, especially in a game or contest.
~ the day be victorious.
~ (or earn ) one's spurs historical gain a knighthood by an act of bravery.
↘ informal gain one's first distinction or honours.
OE ~nan 'strive, contend', also 'subdue and take possession of, acquire', of Gmc origin.
Concise Oxford English vocab. Сжатый оксфордский словарь английского языка. 2004