Definition of gain on
: to come nearer to (someone or something that is ahead in a race or competition) She was still leading at the halfway point, but the other runners were gaining on her.
Word by Word Definitions
: resources or advantage acquired or increased : profit
: the act or process of acquiring something
: an increase in amount, magnitude, or degree
: to acquire or get possession of usually by industry, merit, or craft
: to win in competition or conflict
: to arrive at : reach, attain
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