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Synonyms for win

be victorious in

Synonyms

  • be victorious in
  • succeed in
  • prevail in
  • come first in
  • finish first in
  • be the victor in
  • gain victory in
  • achieve first place in

Antonyms

  • lose
  • fail in
  • suffer defeat in

be victorious

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win someone over or round

win through

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Synonyms for win

to acquire as a result of one's behavior or effort

to obtain possession or control of

to come into possession of

to receive, as wages, for one's labor

win over: to cause (another) to believe or feel sure about something

the act of conquering

Synonyms for win

a victory (as in a race or other competition)

something won (especially money)

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be the winner in a contest or competition

win something through one's efforts

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obtain advantages, such as points, etc.

References in periodicals archive ?
Defoe looked to have earned Spurs the win they needed to move into fourth when he dispatched a 20-yard shot that beat Scott Carson to bring up his 100th top-flight strike.
The 21-year-old looked sprightly in the 3-3 draw at Molineux, breaking through the Wolves defence on one occasion to almost grab a fourth goal that would have earned Spurs a vital victory.
HARRY REDKNAPP branded Milan assassin Gennaro Gattuso "crazy" after Peter Crouch earned Spurs one of the greatest wins in their history.
KARL Henry says Stephen Ward was 'disappointed' with the tackle that earned Spurs their crucial equaliser.
Goals from Eidur Gudjohnsen and Niko Kranjcar earned Spurs the win against a Stoke side reduced to 10 men early in the second half when Dean Whitehead was dismissed.
Peter Crouch grabbed the opener but Beckford replied after the break, then the Leeds striker won and scored his stoppage-time spot-kick after Roman Pavlyuchenko looked to have earned Spurs a win.
Peter Crouch put Spurs ahead but Beckford replied after the break, then the Leeds striker won and scored his stoppage-time spot-kick after Roman Pavlyuchenko looked to have earned Spurs a win.
Peter Crouch grabbed Spurs' opener but Beckford replied after the break, then the Leeds striker won and scored his stoppage-time spot-kick after Roman Pavlyuchenko looked to have earned Spurs a ticket to the fifth round.
The in-form forward has scored four goals in Spurs' last five after scoring the goal that earned Spurs a point on Teesside.
Wheeler previously has earned Spurs for FOOL'S COACH, SIERRA, MASTERSON and DRUM'S RING.
Darren Purse stretches to challenge Jermain Defoe (left) in the controversial penalty award that earned Spurs a draw
The midfield sensation has been compared to Real Madrid hero Cristiano Ronaldo after yet another wondergoal on Monday earned Spurs a thrilling lastgasp win over West Ham.
Cobblers hero Sampson, the journeyman who guided Northampton to their historic Carling Cup triumph against Liverpool, joined a short-lived crusade which earned Spurs a 12-month ban from European competitions for fielding an under-strength team.
Clinched Robbie Keane's late goal earned Spurs a 3-2 win over Fiorentina.
A JERMAIN Defoe hat-trick earned Spurs a fifth-round FA Cup trip to Bolton as they sank Leeds in an absorbing replay last night.