Won in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Won

(archaic or obsolete, regional) To live, remain. | (archaic or obsolete, regional) To be accustomed to do something. | The currency of Korea, worth 100 jun in North Korea and 100 jeon in South Korea.

Short Example Sentences for Won

  • 1. Patricia was won instantly. 🔊
  • 2. Numerous other prizes have been won by him. 🔊
  • 3. He had won the third game. 🔊
  • 4. But nothing is to be won in that way. 🔊
  • 5. He won the match by being better trained. 🔊
  • 6. Not a word about the loving praise which had won her this. 🔊
  • 7. No one has won so much for the kingdom of ideas. 🔊
  • 8. By culture won which midnight studies teach. 🔊
  • 9. What is lost to-day may be won to-morrow. 🔊
  • 10. Deeds that Won the Empire. 🔊
  • 11. Also won many other prizes in England and America. 🔊
  • 12. Giver of the L2000 Lanz prize won by Grade. 🔊
  • 13. Began flying in 1910, in which year he won several prizes. 🔊
  • 14. It has not been made known over here how the Prince won it. 🔊
  • 15. Deacon cut the cards, won the deal, and gave them a thorough shuffle. 🔊
  • 16. He took it to Australia and won the first aeroplane flight prize there. 🔊
  • 17. There I saw the lady whose melodious voice had won my heart. 🔊
  • 18. Her very smiles ceased to delight me, for I felt culpable in having won them. 🔊
  • 19. I'll bet the ten thousand I've won from you against two years of your time. 🔊
  • 20. The one mile and two mile runs were won by Jones and by Cummings. 🔊
  • 21. The one mile and two mile runs were won by Jones and Cummings respectively. 🔊
  • 22. He accepted the Wager, and won it at the Risque of his Life. 🔊
  • 23. He won the Michelin Cup, being up 2 h. 20 m. 23-1/3 sec. 🔊
  • 24. To think that I, of all men, should have won Caroline Cockayne! 🔊
  • 25. Giver of the Archdeacon Cup, won by Santos Dumont, 29th October, 1906. 🔊

How to use Won in Sentences?

  • 1. Bullets smacked about him, and puffs of stone-dust flew out, but he won safely across. 🔊
  • 2. Sir Nicholas is supposed to have won his bride by paying that costly tribute to her faith. 🔊
  • 3. We trace thy joyous story, more and more Bards won high honour mid thy hills and vales. 🔊
  • 4. He had lived and communed with white men and had come to know a greatness that was not to be won by following the war-path. 🔊
  • 5. He drew out a money-order ring that he had won in a mountain poker game, and flashed the stone in the sun. 🔊
  • 6. There was a charm about his spirit, and his ways, and his words, that won all that came within the sphere of its influence. 🔊
  • 7. The contest lasted for three days before the Senecas finally won the valuable stakes which were offered as the prize. 🔊
  • 8. A few days after this declaration, news was received in Washington that the fight had been given and won on that very spot. 🔊
  • 9. By promises and flatteries I won over his favourite slave, who enticed him out of his stronghold by night and alone. 🔊
  • 10. And then, to top it all, he had won the friendship of Brigham, who was so good that he passed for a cowman. 🔊