Meaning of WIN in English


n. 25B6; verb

Steve won the race : BE THE VICTOR IN, be the winner of, come first in, take first prize in, triumph in, be successful in.

she was determined to win : COME FIRST, be the winner, be victorious, carry/win the day, come out on top, succeed, triumph, prevail.

he won a cash prize : SECURE, gain, collect, pick up, walk away/off with, carry off; informal land, net, bag, scoop.

Ilona won his heart : CAPTIVATE, steal.


25B6; noun a 3–0 win : VICTORY, triumph, conquest.


25A0; win someone round/over PERSUADE, talk round, convince, sway, prevail on.

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