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. Dana Walden:

    We made a decision this year, which was we wanted to give ‘ Bob’s Burgers, ’ an Emmy-winning huge performer for us, an opportunity to have a primetime period and to really grow, once we made that decision, it just limited the opportunities we had to schedule ‘ Brooklyn Nine-Nine' and ultimately, we decided that we just did n’t have the room for it, with Thursday night football going into the fall, she added. We were trying to create a more cohesive schedule and scheduling ‘ Brooklyn ’ was going to prevent us from launching something new.

  2. President Trump:

    You know, I hate to bring this up, we came this close to winning the state of Minnesota. And in two and a half years, it is going to be really easy, i needed one more visit, one more speech.

  3. Tom Garey:

    One thing in the military is you always want to accomplish your objective, my objective is to live as long as you can, and focus on winning.

  4. Cori Coco Gauff:

    I don't really know how to feel, this is the first time I've cried after a match, after winning.

  5. Henry McMaster:

    The president's endorsement is wonderful, it is just a wonderful thing not only for my campaign and me, but for the people of South Carolina. We love him and he loves us. We'll win this election and we'll keep on winning.

Images & Illustrations of winning

  1. winningwinningwinningwinningwinning

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