Die Übersetzung von "win" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /win/ (present participle winning, past tense, past participle won /wan/)

to obtain (a victory) in a contest; to succeed in coming first in (a contest), usually by one’s own efforts

He won a convincing victory in the election
Who won the war/match?
He won the bet
He won (the race) in a fast time / by a clear five metres.

to obtain (a prize) in a competition etc, usually by luck

to win first prize
I won $5 in the crossword competition.

to obtain by one’s own efforts

He won her respect over a number of years.
winner noun

winning adjective

victorious or successful

the winning candidate.

attractive or charming

a winning smile.
winning-post noun

in horse-racing, a post marking the place where a race finishes.

poteau d’arrivée
win over

to succeed in gaining the support and sympathy of

At first he refused to help us but we finally won him over.
win the day

to gain a victory; to be successful

The home team eventually won the day.
win through

to succeed in getting (to a place, the next stage etc)

y arriver
It will be a struggle, but we’ll win through in the end.

(Die Übersetzung von "win" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)