prizewinning


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prize·win·ning

also prize-win·ning  (prīz′wĭn′ĭng)
adj.
Having won or worthy of winning a prize: the prizewinning entry.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.prizewinning - holding first place in a contest; "a champion show dog"; "a prizewinning wine"
best - (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities; "the best film of the year"; "the best solution"; "the best time for planting"; "wore his best suit"
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Translations

prizewinning

[ˈpraɪzˌwɪnɪŋ] ADJpremiado
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

prizewinning

[ˈpraɪzwɪnɪŋ] adj
[ticket] → gagnant(e)
[novel, essay, picture] → primé(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

prizewinning

[ˈpraɪzˌwɪnɪŋ] adj (gen) → vincente; (novel, essay) → premiato/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
Collected here in English for the first time, the work of prizewinning Polish poet Justyna Bargielska is casual and intelligent, blunt and obliquely suggestive.
He said: "Having done it for the first time, the responsibility of a feature film on your shoulders and one that's based on this enormously popular Pulitzer Prizewinning novel is quite great.
Now Emily's publisher has set up a new imprint, the charmingly titled Two Hoots and is here publishing the 2014 Macmillan prizewinning picturebook from Bethan Woollvin and who knows what other prizes will come her way?
Mr Ricky Thwaites, of Longwood, started the club four months ago and has built it up from just a couple of boys (tmc031212westend) | WINNING TRIO: Rawthorpe Infants School pupils, from left, Roderick Dennis, Natalie Proctor and Lindsey Dowling are pictured with prizewinning safety paintings.
Prizewinning Political Cartoons 2012 provides a satisfying collection of cartoon political commentary voted award-winning by national and international judges, and is a solid pick for any who would pursue the 'best of the best' political cartoons of 2012.
Stuck in a glossy New York loft with her artist mother (played by real mom Simmons) and prizewinning poet sister (played by her real prize-winning poet sister), Aura struggles with relationships.
BUDGIE owners in the West Midlands are being warned to be on their guard against gangs stealing prizewinning birds to smuggle overseas.
Alan Blakeman, chairman of Birmingham Budgerigar Society, said prizewinning exhibition birds could fetch upwards of pounds 500 from eager breeders.
Prizewinning Political Cartoons 2010 edition is an anthology of editorial cartoons that were so distinctive, memorable, and hard-hitting in their message that they earned (or were runner-up for) recognition such as the National Headliner Award, the Thomas Nast Award, the Robert F.
The number in Dartford equates to one major prizewinning ticket in every 6,601 people.
THE follow-up to the 2005 Mercury Music prizewinning album I Am A Bird Now has been compared to Cormac McCarthy's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Road due, in large part, to Antony Hegarty's ability to wring his vocal chords over a bleak musical landscape.