win definition

Win definition

v. won, win•ning,
n. v.i.

If you win a war, fight, game, or contest, you defeat your opponent. The past tense and -ed participle of win is won /wʌn/.

Don’t say that someone ‘wins’ an enemy or opponent. In a war or battle, you say that one side defeats the other.

In a game or contest, you say that one person or side defeats or beats the other.

Past participle: won
Gerund: winning

Define win. win synonyms, win pronunciation, win translation, English dictionary definition of win. v. won , win·ning , wins v. intr. 1. To achieve victory or finish first in a competition. 2. To achieve success in an effort or venture: struggled to… ]]>