What does winning mean?

Definitions for winning
ˈwɪn ɪŋwin·ning

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word winning.

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"

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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Winning

    win′ing, adj. and n.n. Win′ner.—adv. Win′ningly. [Win.]

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

How to pronounce winning?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of winning in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of winning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of winning in a Sentence

  1. Labour Party leaderJeremy Corbyn:

    He isnt winning friends in Europe. Hes losing friends at home. His is a government with no mandate, no morals and, as of today, no majority.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When Life throws you a curve ball, you've got to manage it very skillfully. So, focus and swing with full force like you never swung before. Hit those curve balls swiftly far into the stands or outfield right away. And run all the bases for a home run. It's your winning attitude and strong determination that will take you to the first, second, third or even home base, regardless of life pitching you curve balls. The key is to keep batting those curve balls and not to give up by throwing down the bat in defeat. You will come out the big winner, and all you'll hear is the cheers from the crowd. Cheers!

  3. Brian Schaffner:

    That is certainly what gives Donald Trump a floor : By stoking those cultural war fires you are going to win over a certain share of the electorate that has this more racist and sexist and xenophobic views, but it also prevents Donald Trump from winning over these other people who would otherwise be conservative or be open to voting Republican, but simply can't stomach that culture war stuff Donald Trump is so focused on.

  4. Andy Murray:

    Winning medals for your country is as good as it gets.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    We're already split, it's no longer about winning the election for me. It's about trying to salvage a party that I love and conservatism as I know it.

Images & Illustrations of winning

  1. winningwinningwinningwinningwinning

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