2 a gambler who wins a bet [ant: loser]
3 a person with a record of successes; "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" [syn: achiever, success, succeeder] [ant: failure]
Moby Thesaurusactivist, ball of fire, beaver, big-time operator, boast, bustler, busy bee, catch, champ, champion, cinch, comer, conquering hero, conqueror, conquistador, defeater, diamond, doer, eager beaver, easy winner, enthusiast, find, gem, go-getter, godsend, good thing, hero, human dynamo, hustler, jewel, live wire, man of action, man of deeds, master, militant, natural, new broom, operator, pancratiast, pearl, plum, political activist, powerhouse, pride, pride and joy, prize, runner-up, shoo-in, star, subduer, subjugator, success, sure bet, sure success, sure thing, sure winner, take-charge guy, top dog, treasure, triumpher, trophy, trouvaille, vanquisher, victor, wheeler-dealer, windfall
one who has won or often wins
A winner is the victor in a contest or game.
Winner may also refer to:
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