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English definition of “winner”

winner

noun [C]    /ˈwɪn·ər/
infml In sports, a winner is also a goal or point that causes a person or a side to win a game: Eaves scored the winner in the final seconds of the game. infml A winner is also something that is extremely successful and popular: That chocolate cake was a winner.
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