What does the word winning mean?

Usage examples for winning

  1. With Blake out of the way, Lord James would of course have no difficulty in winning Genevieve. – Out of the Primitive by 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 by 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 by Various