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See also: winnings
- present participle of
- Our horse was winning the race, but fell back just before the finish line.
- That constitutes a win.
- the winning entry in the competition
- the winning lotto numbers
- That leads to success.
- a winning formula, strategy, etc.
- a winning smile
that constitutes a win
that leads to success
winning (plural winnings)
- The act of obtaining something, as in a contest or by competition.
- (chiefly in the plural) The money, etc., gained by success in competition or contest, especially in gambling.
- Ye seek land and sea for your winnings.
- (mining) A new opening.
- The portion of a coalfield out for working.