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win·ner

 (wĭn′ər)
n.
One that wins, especially a victor in sports or a notably successful person.

winner

(ˈwɪnə)
n
1. a person or thing that wins
2. informal a person or thing that seems sure to win or succeed

win•ner

(ˈwɪn ər)

n.
a person or thing that wins; victor.
[1325–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.winner - the contestant who wins the contestwinner - the contestant who wins the contest
contestee - a winner (of a race or an election etc.) whose victory is contested
contestant - a person who participates in competitions
medalist, medallist - someone who has won a medal
upsetter - an unexpected winner; someone who defeats the favorite competitor
walloper - a winner by a wide margin
also-ran, loser - a contestant who loses the contest
2.winner - a gambler who wins a betwinner - a gambler who wins a bet    
lottery winner, prize winner - the winner of a lottery
gambler - a person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events
loser - a gambler who loses a bet
3.winner - a person with a record of successeswinner - a person with a record of successes; "his son would never be the achiever that his father was"; "only winners need apply"; "if you want to be a success you have to dress like a success"
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
first lady - the leading woman in an art or profession
great - a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field; "he is one of the greats of American music"
highflier, highflyer - a person of great ability and ambition
natural - someone regarded as certain to succeed; "he's a natural for the job"
sleeper - an unexpected achiever of success; "the winner was a true sleeper--no one expected him to get it"

winner

noun victor, first, champion, master, champ (informal), conqueror, vanquisher, prizewinner, conquering hero She will present the trophies to the winners.
loser, failure, flop (informal), underdog, also-ran, no-hoper (Austral. slang), dud (informal), lemon (slang), clinker (slang, chiefly U.S.), washout (informal), non-achiever, LZ (S.M.S.)

winner

noun
1. One that wins a contest or competition:
2. One that conquers:
Translations
فَائِزفائِز، رابِح
vítěz
vinder
voittaja
pobjednik
nyertes
sigurvegari
勝者ウィナー勝利者
승리자
nugalėtojas
zmagovalec
vinnare
ผู้ชนะ
kazanan/galip gelen kimsekazanma
người chiến thằng

winner

[ˈwɪnəʳ] N
1. (in race, competition) → vencedor(a) m/f, ganador(a) m/f; [of prize, lottery] → ganador(a) m/f
winner takes allel ganador se lo lleva todo
2. (Ftbl) (= goal) → gol m de la victoria, gol m decisivo
3. (fig)
3.1. (= sth successful) this record is a winner!¡este disco es un exitazo!
I think you're on to a winner therecreo que con esto tienes la ganancia asegurada
3.2. (= beneficiary) the winners will be the shareholderslos que saldrán ganando serán los accionistas

winner

[ˈwɪnər] n
[prize, race, competition] → gagnant(e) m/f
(= success) to be a winner (potentially)être un succès en puissance; (actually)être un succès
They think the appeal is a winner → Ils pensent que l'appel est un succès en puissance.winner's enclosure n (at race course)tribune f du gagnant

winner

n (in race, competition) → Sieger(in) m(f); (of bet, pools etc)Gewinner(in) m(f); (= card)Gewinnkarte f; (Tennis etc: = shot) → Treffer m; (inf: = sth successful) → Renner m (inf), → (Verkaufs)schlager m; to be onto a winner (inf)das große Los gezogen haben (inf)

winner

[ˈwɪnəʳ] n (gen) → vincitore/trice
to pick a winner (horse) → scegliere il cavallo vincente (gen) → fare un affare
it's a winner! (fam) → è un successone! (likely to be a success) → è un successo garantito!

win

(win) present participle ˈwinning: past tense, past participle won (wan) verb
1. to obtain (a victory) in a contest; to succeed in coming first in (a contest), usually by one's own efforts. He won a fine victory in the election; Who won the war/match?; He won the bet; He won (the race) in a fast time / by a clear five metres.
2. to obtain (a prize) in a competition etc, usually by luck. to win first prize; I won $5 in the crossword competition.
3. to obtain by one's own efforts. He won her respect over a number of years.
noun
a victory or success. She's had two wins in four races.
ˈwinner noun
ˈwinning adjective
1. victorious or successful. the winning candidate.
2. attractive or charming. a winning smile.
ˈwinning-post noun
in horse-racing, a post marking the place where a race finishes.
win over
to succeed in gaining the support and sympathy of. At first he refused to help us but we finally won him over.
win the day
to gain a victory; to be successful.
win through
to succeed in getting (to a place, the next stage etc). It will be a struggle, but we'll win through in the end.

winner

فَائِز vítěz vinder Gewinner νικητής ganador voittaja gagnant pobjednik vincitore 勝者 승리자 winnaar vinner zwycięzca vencedor победитель vinnare ผู้ชนะ kazanma người chiến thằng 优胜者
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Why, that old man kep' up his end in a fight one day for half an hour against three Grangerfords, and come out winner.
Consequently the advertisement was withdrawn at a dead loss - for as to sherry, my poor dear mother's own sherry was in the market then - and ten years afterwards, the caul was put up in a raffle down in our part of the country, to fifty members at half-a-crown a head, the winner to spend five shillings.
I was pretty good at most exercises in which countryboys are adepts, but, as I was conscious of wanting elegance of style for the Thames - not to say for other waters - I at once engaged to place myself under the tuition of the winner of a prizewherry who plied at our stairs, and to whom I was introduced by my new allies.
I have no more desire or need to be a good shot than to be king of England, or owner of a Derby winner, or anything else equally ridiculous, and yet I never missed my aim in my life--thank blind fortune for nothing
See here, you son of an imported Malaga jackass," he said between his teeth, "I'd have you know that I'm related on my mother's side to Carbine, winner of the Melbourne Cup, and where I come from we aren't accustomed to being ridden over roughshod by any parrot-mouthed, pig-headed mule in a pop-gun pea-shooter battery.
The King replied, 'Then both your heads must be staked, and your head and his must be guaranteed for the winner.
Who should it be," said the barber, "but the famous Don Quixote of La Mancha, the undoer of injustice, the righter of wrongs, the protector of damsels, the terror of giants, and the winner of battles?
The third target was to be removed yet farther, until the winner was proved.
The other two were to battle and then I to fight the conqueror for the liberty which was accorded the final winner.
But why are you so sure of his being the winner of the Jockey Club prize?
You didn't think the winner was to be so young, I suppose, Aunt?
For the winner there was a great tripod ready for setting upon the fire, and the Achaeans valued it among themselves at twelve oxen.