win
noun.
a victory (as in a race or other competition)
he was happy to get the win
noun.
something won (especially money)
Synonym: profits, winnings
verb.
be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious
He won the Gold Medal in skating|Our home team won|Win the game
verb.
win something through one's efforts
I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese|Gain an understanding of international finance|win someone's confidence and friendship
Synonym: gain, acquire
verb.
obtain advantages, such as points, etc.
The home team was gaining ground|After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference|win points
verb.
attain success or reach a desired goal
The enterprise succeeded|We succeeded in getting tickets to the show|she struggled to overcome her handicap and won
verb.
acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
its beauty won Paris the name 'City of Lights'
Synonym: earn, garner
Antonym: lose