Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To overcome; gain one's point; exceed.
  • n. The win or winning of a game.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To overcome; conquer.

Etymologies

From Middle English overwinnen, from Old English oferwinnan ("to contend with, overcome, subdue"), equivalent to over- +‎ win. (Wiktionary)

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