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gewinnen in English:

1. winning winning


Who's winning?
In the first few hours of the battle, Union forces were winning.
The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not winning but taking part.
Winning the competition is important. However, fair play is more important. You need to understand that winning is not the most important thing.
Winning the election was a great victory for the candidate's political party.
British forces at this time were winning victories.
What does a Dutchman do after winning the World Cup? He turns the playstation off.
In a football game the spectators are usually ardent rooters for one of the two teams, but there also is a small group who will climb on the bandwagon of the winning team.
The coxswain egged his crewmen on, and made a winning spurt at the last lap of the regatta.
The center fielder made a firm catch for the winning out.
The losers received a "prize" too: They were beaten up by the winning team!
She was a girl of imposing appearance and winning manners. But this staggered him. If she were such a slave to fashion and observance, she was not the woman for his wife.
If we don't make a last ditch stand at winning that contract, we may very well go under.
A large crowd of Americans gathered outside the White House to celebrate the death of a human being in the same manner as they would celebrate winning a football game.

English word "gewinnen"(winning) occurs in sets:

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2. to win to win


There is one way to win this game.
We want to win.
to win the tender

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3. enlist enlist


enlist to the army
"If you present yourself professionally, and take their concerns into account, you will enlist their support for additional studies."
It's far easier to enlist the friendly zombie habit to help with a process, than to help with a product
They both enlisted (in the navy) a year before the war broke out; He enlisted in the air force.

English word "gewinnen"(enlist) occurs in sets:

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