a successful ending of a struggle or contest
"a narrow victory"; "the general always gets credit for his army's victory"; "clinched a victory"; "convincing victory"; "the agreement was a triumph for common sense"
the exultation of victory
"The champion prevailed, though it was a hard fight"
wallow, rejoice, triumph(verb)
be ecstatic with joy
gloat, triumph, crow(verb)
dwell on with satisfaction
exuberate, exult, rejoice, triumph, jubilate(verb)
to express great joy
"Who cannot exult in Spring?"
a magnificent and imposing ceremonial performed in honor of a general who had gained a decisive victory over a foreign enemy
hence, any triumphal procession; a pompous exhibition; a stately show or pageant
a state of joy or exultation for success
success causing exultation; victory; conquest; as, the triumph of knowledge
a trump card; also, an old game at cards
to celebrate victory with pomp; to rejoice over success; to exult in an advantage gained; to exhibit exultation
to obtain victory; to be successful; to prevail
to be prosperous; to flourish
to play a trump card
to obtain a victory over; to prevail over; to conquer. Also, to cause to triumph
Triumph is a Canadian hard rock power trio that was popular in the late 1970s through the 1980s. Between the band's 16 albums and DVDs, Triumph has received 18 gold and 9 platinum awards in Canada and the United States. Triumph was nominated for multiple Juno Awards, including Group of the Year Award in 1979, 1985, 1986 and 1987. Like their fellow Canadians Rush, Triumph began building their reputation across North America as a live band, peaking in the early to mid-1980s. The band was formed by Toronto music veterans Gil Moore, Mike Levine, and Rik Emmett in 1975.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
trī′umf, n. in ancient Rome, a solemn procession in honour of a victorious general: joy for success: victory: (Shak.) a trump card.—v.i. to celebrate a victory with pomp: to rejoice for victory: to obtain victory: to be prosperous: to boast, exult (with over): (Shak.) to shine brightly.—v.t. (Milt.) to boast over.—adj. Trium′phal, pertaining to triumph: used in celebrating victory.—n. (Milt.) a token of victory.—adj. Trium′phant, celebrating or rejoicing for a triumph: expressing joy for success: victorious.—adv. Trium′phantly.—n. Trī′umpher.—adv. Trī′umphingly, in a triumphing manner: with triumph or exultation.—Triumphal arch, an arch erected in connection with the triumph of a Roman general, any decorative arch in public rejoicings, &c.—Church triumphant (see Church). [L. triumphus; akin to Gr. thriambos, a hymn to Bacchus.]
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British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'TRIUMPH' in Nouns Frequency: #1882
The numerical value of TRIUMPH in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of TRIUMPH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This is a triumph for law and justice.
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils but present evils triumph over it.
I would rather fail in a cause that will ultimately triumph than to triumph in a cause that will ultimately fail.
What I like is that it focuses on the positives and it reinforces the universal tenant that good does triumph over evil.
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Translations for TRIUMPH
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- triumftog, triumfere, sejrsceremoni, sejre, triumfDanish
- Triumph, triumphierenGerman
- θρίαμβος, θριαμβεύωGreek
- triunfo, triunfarSpanish
- valtti, riemusaatto, voittaa, riemuvoitto, menestyä, triumfi, voitto, triunfi, voitonriemu, voitonjuhlaFinnish
- triomphe, triompherFrench
- diadal, diadalmoskodik, diadalmenet, győzedelmeskedik, örömujjongásHungarian
- տրիումֆ, հաղթանակArmenian
- trionfo, trionfareItalian
- 凱旋, 勝利, 大勝利を成す, 意気揚々, 偉業, 偉業を成す, 勝ち誇るJapanese
- 勝利, 승리Korean
- triumf, triumfereNorwegian
- triomferen, triomfDutch
- triumfNorwegian Nynorsk
- triunfar, triunfoPortuguese
- triumf, triumfa, învinge, victorieRomanian
- триумф, ликование, победа, торжествоRussian
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