winning

Part of speech: adjective

Successful in competition.

Part of speech: adjective

Capable of winning affection; attractive; charming; winsome.

Part of speech: noun

The act of one who wins.

Part of speech: noun

That which is won; usually in the plural.

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See WIN, v.

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Usage examples "winning":

  1. With Blake out of the way, Lord James would of course have no difficulty in winning Genevieve. - "Out of the Primitive", Robert Ames Bennet.
  2. Bonaparte's fortune was now to depend on the winning or losing of a battle. - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte", Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton.
  3. He did not think of trying to draw close to her or of winning her love. - "The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story", Various.