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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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In sport, a goal or point that causes a player or team to defeat another in a competition. Also: Someone who is the best in a sporting competition.

Usage examples (37)
  • Robbie Rogers 'game-winner in stoppage time for the Crew:
  • It was his fourth goal this season and third game-winner.
  • Koman Coulibaly: inexplicable call voided U.S. game-winner
  • Gaborik's goal was the game-winner, but it was rookie Rickard for more
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