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British English: /wɪn/
American English: /wɪn/

Translation of win in Italian:


  • 1 (victory)
    (Politics, Sport) over su
    to have a win over somebody in something (Politics, Sport)
    riportare una vittoria su qualcuno in qualcosa

transitive verb forma in -ing -nn- pass., p.pass. won

  • 1
    (battle, competition, match, bet, money, prize)
    (Politics) (election)
    (votes, region, city)
    to win a (parliamentary) seat
    conquistare un seggio (parlamentare)
  • 2 (acquire)
    (delay, reprieve) from da
    (heart, friendship) from di
    (support) of di
    it won him the admiration of his colleagues
    gli fece conquistare l'ammirazione dei suoi colleghi
    to win somebody's love, respect
    conquistarsi l'amore, il rispetto di qualcuno
    to win one's way to something
    raggiungere o conquistare qualcosa
    to win somebody's hand [archaic] o [literary]
    ottenere la mano di qualcuno

intransitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -nn- pass., p.pass. won

  • to win against somebody
    vincere contro qualcuno
    to win by a length, by two goals
    vincere di una lunghezza, con due gol di scarto
    to play to win
    giocare per vincere
    go in and win!
    vai e torna vincitore!
    you win! (in argument)
    mi hai convinto!
    I've done my best to please her, but you just can't win
    ho fatto del mio meglio per accontentarla, ma non c'è niente da fare
    win or lose, I shall enjoy the game
    che vinca o perda, mi divertirò a giocare
    win or lose, the discussions have been valuable
    comunque vada a finire, le discussioni sono state proficue
    it's a win or lose situation


win some, lose some

a volte si vince, a volte si perde

Phrasal verbs

win back:

win [something] back, win back [something]
(majority, support, votes) from somebody a scapito di qualcuno
(affection, respect)
(prize, title, territory) from a scapito di

win out

imporsi, averla vinta
to win out over something
spuntarla su qualcosa

win over

win round:

win over [somebody], win [somebody] over to win somebody over to
persuadere qualcuno ad aderire a
(point of view)
can we win her over to our side?
riusciamo a portarla dalla nostra parte?

win through

to win through to (Sport)
qualificarsi per
(semifinal etc.)

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