Usage examples for victory

  1. And yet, in this breath of time, the fight was over, and the victory ours. – Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  2. It was like the shadow of a victory. – Invisible Links by Selma Lagerlof
  3. " I suppose that is what a German victory would mean," said Patricia. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  4. But there is another side to war, and tragic though it be, it must not be ignored, even now that the victory has been won. – The Irish at the Front by Michael MacDonagh
  5. Victory to the Allerions! – Two Penniless Princesses by Charlotte M. Yonge
  6. But our Captain fought and won the battle for us, and we have only to hold on long enough, and victory is sure. – Catherine Booth A Sketch by Colonel Mildred Duff
  7. And there would always be victory enough. – Victory by Lester del Rey
  8. But his victory brought evil upon him. – A Book of Myths by Jean Lang
  9. By the hope of victory, by the strange influence of sympathy. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  10. Are you happy with your victory, Dave Hanson? – The Sky Is Falling by Lester del Rey
  11. " Let me but force this fight and the victory is mine. – Historic Girls by E. S. Brooks
  12. Five thousand men at his back would have given him victory. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  13. That was all that was said about the victory. – The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers
  14. Two of the Syracusan vessels went too near in the excitement of victory and were destroyed, one of them being taken with its crew. – The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides
  15. He told Red Dog that his force was superior to the Kiowas, and assured him that he would win an easy victory. – White Otter by Elmer Russell Gregor
  16. At last, they felt that the victory was won. – The Re-Creation of Brian Kent by Harold Bell Wright
  17. It has lasted for four days, and only now can it be said that victory is turning to the side of the Allies. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  18. The crowd is carried away by the hope of an easy victory. – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  19. From over four hundred feet away Colin felt the call and realized that now he might expect a victory if only he could keep up the fight to the end and never make a slip. – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  20. This question should be left until our victory is complete. – Abraham Lincoln by John Drinkwater