Will it win seats in the elections, provide a real voice for women, and make a large impact on gender equality in Hebron?
If Romney loses Ohio and its 18 electoral votes, it is very difficult to win the White House.
It voted for President Obama by 11,500 votes in 2008 - making him the first Democrat to win the Old Dominion State since LBJ.
By electing Barack Obama, Americans have showed that you can win the presidency without appearing dumb.
Have a happy Hannukah, but please remember: don't let the Maccabees win.
He employed the time cunningly to win back Valentina's favour and confidence.
Under other circumstances, he would have said that the Spaniard deserved to win.
"You aren't going to win all the holes," he said grudgingly, as he ran down his putt.
There is a need for expression which will win attention and impress the memory.
Go it, Tuvvy,” cried one, patting him on the back; “go in and win.
fusion of Old English winnan "struggle for, work at, strive, fight," and gewinnan "to gain or succeed by struggling, to win," both from Proto-Germanic *wenwanan (cf. Old Saxon winnan, Old Norse vinna, Old Frisian winna, Dutch winnen "to gain, win," Danish vinde "to win," Old High German winnan "to strive, struggle, fight," German gewinnen "to gain, win," Gothic gawinnen "to suffer, toil"). Perhaps related to wish, or from PIE *van- "overcome, conquer." Related: Won; winning.
Sense of "to be victorious" is recorded from c.1300. Breadwinner preserves the sense of "toil" in Old English winnan. Phrase you can't win them all (1954) first attested in Raymond Chandler. Winningest is attested by 1804.
Old English winn "labor, strife, conflict," from the source of win (v.). Modern sense of "a victory in a game or contest" is first attested 1862, from the verb.
(Said of people, computers, algorithms, programs) (To be) a success at a given task.
E.g. "WYSIWYG is a clear win for small documents".
"winnitude" is the quality that something which wins has. "winning" is often (ab)used as an adjective.
Synonyms: cuspy, elegant. Antonym: lose. Compare lossy, lossless.