winner

Definitions of winner
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n a person with a record of successes

“only winners need apply”
Synonyms:
achiever, succeeder, success
Antonyms:
failure, loser, nonstarter, unsuccessful person
a person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently
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first lady
the leading woman in an art or profession
great
a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field
highflier, highflyer
a person of great ability and ambition
natural
someone regarded as certain to succeed
sleeper
an unexpected achiever of success
Type of:
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
a human being

n the contestant who wins the contest

Synonyms:
victor
Antonyms:
also-ran, loser
a contestant who loses the contest
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contestee
a winner (of a race or an election etc.) whose victory is contested
medalist, medallist
someone who has won a medal
upsetter
an unexpected winner; someone who defeats the favorite competitor
walloper
a winner by a wide margin
Type of:
contestant
a person who participates in competitions

n a gambler who wins a bet

Antonyms:
loser
a gambler who loses a bet
Types:
lottery winner, prize winner
the winner of a lottery
Type of:
gambler
a person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events

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