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winner

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈwɪnər/
a person or company that is successful in a particular situation such as a competition, a market, or an election: The winner will receive a digital camera. The clear winners in this ecommerce-friendly budget are small businesses.
something that is very successful and popular: I think we're onto a winner with this product. Analysts at London's smaller banks successfully picked the stock market's winners and losers.
→ Compare loser → See also breadwinner
(Definition of winner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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