get the W(redirected from got the W)
get the W
1. In sports or another competition, to win. In a box score, a win is recorded as "W." We played sloppy, but all that matters is that we got the W. Which pitcher got the W last night?
2. By extension, to achieve success in some endeavor or pursuit. You better go in there and get the W—we really need to score this account.
See also: get
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