Definitions for triumphˈtraɪ əmf, -ʌmf

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. victory, triumph(noun)

    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"

  2. triumph(verb)

    the exultation of victory

  3. prevail, triumph(verb)

    prove superior

    "The champion prevailed, though it was a hard fight"

  4. wallow, rejoice, triumph(verb)

    be ecstatic with joy

  5. gloat, triumph, crow(verb)

    dwell on with satisfaction

  6. exuberate, exult, rejoice, triumph, jubilate(verb)

    to express great joy

    "Who cannot exult in Spring?"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Triumph(noun)

    a magnificent and imposing ceremonial performed in honor of a general who had gained a decisive victory over a foreign enemy

  2. Triumph(noun)

    hence, any triumphal procession; a pompous exhibition; a stately show or pageant

  3. Triumph(noun)

    a state of joy or exultation for success

  4. Triumph(noun)

    success causing exultation; victory; conquest; as, the triumph of knowledge

  5. Triumph(noun)

    a trump card; also, an old game at cards

  6. Triumph(noun)

    to celebrate victory with pomp; to rejoice over success; to exult in an advantage gained; to exhibit exultation

  7. Triumph(noun)

    to obtain victory; to be successful; to prevail

  8. Triumph(noun)

    to be prosperous; to flourish

  9. Triumph(noun)

    to play a trump card

  10. Triumph(verb)

    to obtain a victory over; to prevail over; to conquer. Also, to cause to triumph

Freebase

  1. 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.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'triumph' in Nouns Frequency: #1882


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