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winning

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noun win·ning \ˈwi-niŋ\

Definition of winning

  1. 1 :  the act of one that wins :  victory

  2. 2 :  something won: such asa :  a captured territory :  conquestb :  money won by success in a game or competition —usually used in plural

14th Century

First Known Use of winning

14th century


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winning

adjective win·ning

Definition of winning

  1. 1a :  of or relating to winning :  that wins the winning ticketb :  successful especially in competition a winning team

  2. 2 :  tending to please or delight a winning personality

winningly

play \ˈwi-niŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of winning in a sentence

  1. She scored the winning goal.

  2. They were a winning marketing team.

  3. Chocolate and mint is a winning combination.

15th Century

First Known Use of winning

15th century



WINNING Defined for English Language Learners


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winning

adjective win·ning

Definition of winning for English Language Learners

  • : relating to or producing a win

  • : successful at something

  • : pleasing or attractive to other people


WINNING Defined for Kids

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winning

noun win·ning \ˈwi-niŋ\

Definition of winning for Students

  1. 1 :  the act of a person or people who win

  2. 2 :  something won especially in gambling —often used in pl.


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winning

adjective win·ning

Definition of winning for Students

  1. 1 :  being someone or something that wins, has won, or wins often a winning candidate a winning ticket

  2. 2 :  tending to please or delight a winning smile



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