Definition of “winning post” - English Dictionary

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“winning post” in British English

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winning postnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈwɪn.ɪŋ ˌpəʊst/ us /ˈwɪn.ɪŋ ˌpoʊst/ UK

a post that marks the place where a race ends:

His horse collapsed just 40 yards from the winning post.

(Definition of “winning post” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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