win through

verb

won through; winning through; wins through

intransitive verb

: to survive difficulties and reach a desired or satisfactory end
win through to a better life beyondB. F. Reilly

Examples of win through in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Only the Yankees have 50 wins through 74 games, but the Orioles are right behind them, as they were tied for the second-best record in the majors. Gary Phillips, New York Daily News, 17 June 2024 Read more about the exciting win through our story from Jason Frakes. Keisha Rowe, The Courier-Journal, 5 May 2024 In the end, though, anything more productive would have been superfluous for the Dodgers, who hold the third-best record in the majors and, at 33-17, have tied for the eighth-most wins through the 50-game mark of a season in the franchise’s Los Angeles history. Jack Harris, Los Angeles Times, 21 May 2024 Joseph Nardello made the win through the Millionaire Progressive, which allows customers to place a $5 side bet while playing table games at the Venetian Resort Las Vegas. Saleen Martin, USA TODAY, 17 May 2024 Short sellers that bet against GameStop had been winning through the first four months of the year, a signal that meme-stock volatility can quickly erase paper gains. Bailey Lipschultz, Fortune, 13 May 2024 The Royals set a franchise record with their most wins through April. Jaylon Thompson, Kansas City Star, 3 May 2024 Since 2003, the Royals have eclipsed 10 or more wins through April 10 different times. Jaylon Thompson, Kansas City Star, 1 May 2024 Yet your usual good humor wins through and puts others at their ease. Debbie Frank, Peoplemag, 10 Apr. 2024

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Word History

First Known Use

1644, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of win through was in 1644

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“Win through.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/win%20through. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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