[ verb ] be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious
"He won the Gold Medal in skating" "Our home team won" "Win the game"
[ verb ] obtain advantages, such as points, etc.
"The home team was gaining ground" "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"
[ noun ] a victory (as in a race or other competition)
"he was happy to get the win"