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A victory in a game or competition

grand slam

noun

a situation in which a player or team wins all of a set of important competitions in a particular sport in the same year

victory

noun

the fact of winning a competition or battle, or an occasion when someone wins

win

noun

an instance of winning, especially in sports

triumph

noun

a great victory or success

double

noun

two victories or successes that you achieve at the same time or one after the other

thrashing

noun

an easy victory in a game or competition

upset

noun

an occasion when someone defeats an opponent who is considered to be better than them

fightback

noun

a situation in which you end by defeating an opponent who was winning before

walkover

noun

an easy victory or achievement

romp

noun

a victory in sport that is achieved very easily

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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the gear that you use for driving a vehicle very slowly

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