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Definition 1: the contestant who wins the contest - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for winner in the sense of this definition

(winner is a kind of ...) a person who participates in competitions

(... is a kind of winner ) a winner (of a race or an election etc.) whose victory is contested

(... is a kind of winner ) someone who has won a medal

(... is a kind of winner ) an unexpected winner; someone who defeats the favorite competitor

(... is a kind of winner ) a winner by a wide margin

Definition 2: a gambler who wins a bet - [noun denoting person]

(winner is a kind of ...) a person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events

(... is a kind of winner ) the winner of a lottery

Definition 3: a person with a record of successes - [noun denoting person]

Samples where winner or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his son would never be the achiever that his father was
  • only winners need apply
  • if you want to be a success you have to dress like a success

Synonyms for winner in the sense of this definition

(winner is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of winner ) the leading woman in an art or profession

(... is a kind of winner ) a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field

"he is one of the greats of American music"

(... is a kind of winner ) a person of great ability and ambition

(... is a kind of winner ) someone regarded as certain to succeed

"he's a natural for the job"

(... is a kind of winner ) an unexpected achiever of success

"the winner was a true sleeper--no one expected him to get it"

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