triumph

[t_ɹ_ˈaɪ__ʌ_m_f], [tɹˈa͡ɪʌmf], [tɹˈa‍ɪʌmf]

Definitions of triumph:

  1.   To rejoice over success; to obtain a victory; to be successful. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2.   TRIUMPHER. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3.   To celebrate a victory with pomp: to rejoice for victory: to obtain victory: to be prosperous: ( with over) to insult a person upon an advantage gained. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4.   To celebrate a triumph; rejoice for victory; obtain victory or success. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5.   To celebrate a victory with pomp; to obtain victory; to insult upon an advantage gained; to be prosperous. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  6.   Great joy for success; exultation; conquest or victory. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7.   To play a trump card. – Newage Dictionary DB
  8.   Pomp or joy for victory or success; victory. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9.   In ancient Rome, the entry in state into that city of a general who had gained an important victory; state of being victorious; victory; conquest; joy or exultation for success; trump. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10.   The pomp with which a victory is celebrated in public; a victory; a conquest; state of being victorious; exultation for success. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11.   To celebrate victory with pomp; to rejoice for victory; to obtain victory; to exult boastfully upon an advantage gained; to flourish. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12.   In ancient Rome, a solemn procession in honor of a victorious general: joy for success: victory. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

Quotes for triumph:

  1. Children love and want to be loved and they very much prefer the joy of accomplishment to the triumph of hateful failure. Do not mistake a child for his symptom. – Erik Erikson
  2. Prostitution, although hounded, imprisoned, and chained, is nevertheless the greatest triumph of Puritanism. – Emma Goldman
  3. In all my years of performing, no audience member has ever actually assaulted me. I consider this to be the singular triumph of my performing career. – Rupert Holmes
  4. Clouds and darkness surround us, yet Heaven is just, and the day of triumph will surely come, when justice and truth will be vindicated. – Mary Todd Lincoln
  5. To live for a principle, for the triumph of some reform by which all mankind are to be lifted up to be wedded to an idea may be, after all, the holiest and happiest of marriages. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Usage examples for triumph:

  1. In triumph she went through the city. ” – The Golden Fleece and the Heroes who Lived Before Achilles by Padraic Colum
  2. And we would have suffered this man to triumph – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  3. She saw your triumph here this very night! ” – Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
  4. “ Phormio returned in triumph to Naupaktis with the loss of scarcely a man. ” – A History of Sea Power by William Oliver Stevens and Allan Westcott
  5. Yes, complete triumph at last. ” – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  6. “ Helen cast a quick, interested look at the stranger and one of near triumph upon her father. ” – The Desert Valley by Jackson Gregory
  7. So we may triumph together. ” – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
  8. There was an expression of triumph on his face. ” – The Crooked House by Brandon Fleming
  9. Then she turned to me once more with a smile of triumph – The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The by Grant Allen
  10. Except for that first shout of triumph he had been calm and deliberate. ” – Tom of the Raiders by Austin Bishop

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