n. One that wins, especially a victor in sports or a notably successful person.
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition. Houghton Mifflin Company, 2004.
an excellent person or thing. : This one is a real winner.
Spears, Richard, Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions , Fourth Edition. McGraw Hill, 2007.
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