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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say winning in sign language?

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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. Brooks Koepka:

    Winning the Rookie of the Year award means so much.

  2. Jon Favreau:

    Funny, I don't remember Chuck Schumer giving that advice when he was privately and publicly championing the Affordable Care Act in 2010, so what exactly does Chuck Schumer believe was the error? Does he believe that the goal of winning office is winning office?

  3. Kazuo Saito:

    Sumo is Japanese traditional culture. It is not just about winning and defeat. So, it is good that the president is involved and will present a trophy.

  4. Steve Schmidt:

    Every winning nominee and every winning presidential candidate walks many lonely miles through the valley of the shadow of political death -- and resiliency is the chief virtue required for victory, john McCain understood that, as did Barack Obama -- while going through the Rev. (Jeremiah) Wright debacle -- as did George W. Bush, after losing to John McCain in New Hampshire in 2000, and there are many other examples.

  5. Jay Seawell:

    We're golf and I don't have the demands that he has, but there still is the pressures of it and the demands, and the extra stuff that goes with winning, which are good, they're not bad but they do wear on you mentally, and the expectations do. After you build it, sometimes what you build can eat you, if you're not careful.

Images & Illustrations of winning

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