Definitions for winningˈwɪn ɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

win•ningˈwɪn ɪŋ(n.)

  1. the act of a person or thing that wins.

  2. Usu., winnings. something that is won, esp. money.

  3. (adj.)successful or victorious:

    the winning team.

  4. charming; engaging; pleasing:

    a winning personality.

Origin of winning:

1250–1300

win′ning•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. winning(adj)

    succeeding with great difficulty

    "winning is not everything"

  2. victorious, winning(adj)

    having won

    "the victorious entry"; "the winning team"

  3. fetching, taking, winning(adj)

    very attractive; capturing interest

    "a fetching new hairstyle"; "something inexpressibly taking in his manner"; "a winning personality"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. winning(adjective)ˈwɪn ɪŋ

    that has won

    the winning team

  2. winningˈwɪn ɪŋ

    that has made sb win

    the winning run/goal

Wiktionary

  1. winning(Adjective)

    That constitutes a win.

  2. winning(Adjective)

    That leads to success.

    a winning formula, strategy, etc.

  3. winning(Adjective)

    Attractive.

    a winning smile

Webster Dictionary

  1. Winning

    of Win

  2. Winning(adj)

    attracting; adapted to gain favor; charming; as, a winning address

  3. Winning(noun)

    the act of obtaining something, as in a contest or by competition

  4. Winning(noun)

    the money, etc., gained by success in competition or contest, esp, in gambling; -- usually in the plural

  5. Winning(noun)

    a new opening

  6. Winning(noun)

    the portion of a coal field out for working

Freebase

  1. Winning

    Winning is a 1969 American motion picture starring Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward. A number of racecar drivers and people associated with racing appear in the film, including Bobby Unser, Tony Hulman, Bobby Grim, Dan Gurney, Roger McCluskey, and Bruce Walkup.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'winning' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3164

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'winning' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4001


Translations for winning

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

winning(adjective)

victorious or successful

the winning candidate.

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