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. London Marathon:

    Winning my first London Marathon title on my fourth attempt last year was a special moment for me, now I have tasted success in London, I am determined to win again. But I know it will be tougher than ever in 2015.

  2. Ian Sams:

    Our focus is on winning the primary, not an off-year August news cycle, which is why we've spent the summer building the grassroots organizing foundation that will propel Kamala HarrisHarris to victory in this race, we've already engaged thousands of volunteers and are competing to win in the early states, while preparing for a long primary contest that carries us into Super Tuesday and the rest of March.

  3. Erling Santi:

    We've already got the winning lottery ticket by living in Norway. We shouldn't want to be even richer, Oil drilling could drive the fish away.

  4. Andy Murray:

    I don't think there are any negatives that you can have from winning against someone that has won this event nine times and beating them in straight sets, i'm not buying that that can be negative in any way.

  5. Richard Dawkings:, "The Selfish Gene":

    Personally I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world [chess] championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.

Images & Illustrations of winning

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