Spanish translation of “win”
win 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 ›
a lottery winner. winning adjective › victorious or successful
ganador, vencedor, premiado
the winning candidate. › attractive or charming
a winning smile. winning post noun › in horse-racing, a post marking the place where a race finishes.
win over phrasal verb › to succeed in gaining the support and sympathy of
convencer, persuadir, atraer, captar, ganarse
At first he refused to help us but we finally won him over. win the day › to gain a victory; to be successful
llevarse la palma
The home team eventually won the day. win through phrasal verb › to succeed in getting (to a place, the next stage etc)
It will be a struggle, but we’ll win through in the end.