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winner's circle Syllabification: win·ner's cir·cle

Definition of winner's circle in English:


A small circular area or enclosure at a racetrack where the winning horse and jockey are brought to receive their awards and have photographs taken.
Example sentences
  • His smooth approach, coupled with his altered follow-through, brought him to the winner's circle in 1997.
  • It felt wonderful to see the rider and the horse trot into the winner's circle.
  • Gunther met Angel and her jockey, Sam, in the winner's circle.

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