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  Words related to win

Related / Similar Words: winnings, profits, gain, advance, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground, acquire, succeed, come through, bring home the bacon, deliver the goods

 

Definition:
  • a victory (as in a race or other competition); "he was happy to get the win";
  • something won (especially money);
  • be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious; "He won the Gold Medal in skating"; "Our home team won"; "Win the game";
  • obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference";
  • win something through one''s efforts; "I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese"; "Gain an understanding of international finance";
  • attain success or reach a desired goal; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won";

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    Hyponyms: first-place finish, romp, carry, take, sweep, prevail, triumph, take the cake, steal, score, hit, tally, rack up, cozen, pull off, negociate, bring off, carry off, manage, pass, clear, luck out, hit the jackpot, nail down, nail, peg, make it, run, work, act, pan out, achieve, accomplish, attain, reach, arrive, get in, go far

     

    Entailments: compete, vie, contend, try, seek, attempt, essay, assay

     

    Derivational Morphology: gain, advance, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground, acquire, winner, victor, winnings, profits, gainer, achiever, success, succeeder, winning

     

    Language Translations:
    Catalan: guanyar and victòria   Chinese: 勝利  
    Dutch: overwinning and winnen   Esperanto: venki  
    Finnish: voittaa and voitto   French: gagner and gain  
    Greek: νίκη   Hebrew: לנצח and נצחון  
    Italian: vincere and vittoria   Japanese: 勝ち and 勝つ  
    Korean: 이기다   Latin: vincere  
    Norwegian: seier and vinne   Polish: wygrywać  
    Portuguese: vencer   Romanian: câştiga and victorie  
    Spanish: ganar   Swedish: seger and vinna  
    Telugu: గెలుచు and గెలుచుకొను and గెలుపు   Turkish: kazanmak  
     
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