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A victory in a game or competition - thesaurus

Synonyms

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

informal 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

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

walkover

noun

informal an easy victory or achievement

romp

noun

mainly journalism a victory in sport that is achieved very easily

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a clean sweep

a situation in which one person or team wins all the prizes or all the different parts in a competition

a winning/losing streak

a series of wins/losses following one after another in a game or sport

blowout

noun

Americaninformal an easy victory in a game or competition

leadership

noun

the position of being more successful than anyone who you are competing against

pyrrhic victory

noun

a victory that is not worth winning because you lost a lot in order to achieve it

record

noun

the best achievement so far in a particular activity, especially sport

result

noun

Britishinformal a success or a win, especially in a sports event

stroll

noun

an easy victory in a competition

subjection

noun

formal the action of defeating someone and forcing them to obey you

title

noun

the position of a winner in a sports competition

whitewash

noun

mainly journalism an occasion when a player or a team wins a game so easily that the other person or team does not score any points

winning streak

noun

a period of time when you win a lot of games, races, or competitions

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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