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ˈvɪk tərvic·tor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. victor, master, superiornoun

    a combatant who is able to defeat rivals

  2. winner, victornoun

    the contestant who wins the contest


  1. victornoun

    The winner in a fight or contest.

  2. victornoun

    The letter V in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

  3. Victornoun

    A male given name from Latin.

    'Well, it's you mother who chose Victor. I never liked the name. It sounded a bit like boasting. I think it was because you were born on May something or other when we celebrate the day Germans surrendered.' 'I wasn't. I was born in September.' 'Oh, then there must have been another reason. Perhaps she thought to have you at all was her victory. Over me. I wasn't so keen on a child.'

  4. Victornoun

    The letter V in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

  5. Victornoun

    A city in Colorado.

  6. Victornoun

    A city in Idaho.

  7. Victornoun

    A town in Iowa.

  8. Victornoun

    A census-designated place in Montana.

  9. Victornoun

    A town in New York.

  10. Victornoun

    A census-designated place in San Joaquin County, California, United States.

  11. Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror").

Webster Dictionary

  1. Victornoun

    the winner in a contest; one who gets the better of another in any struggle; esp., one who defeats an enemy in battle; a vanquisher; a conqueror; -- often followed by art, rarely by of

  2. Victornoun

    a destroyer

  3. Victoradjective


  4. Etymology: [L. victor, fr. vincere, victum, to vanquish, to conquer. See Vanquish.]


  1. Victor

    Victor is a Statutory City in Teller County, Colorado, United States. Gold was discovered in Victor in the late 19th century, and omen of the future of the town. With Cripple Creek, the mining district became the second largest gold mining district in the country and realized approximately $10 billion of mined gold in 2010 dollars. It reached its peak around the turn of the century when there were about 18,000 residents in the town. Depleted ore in mines, labor strife and the exodus of miners during World War I caused a steep decline in the city's economy, for which it has never recovered. The population was 397 at the 2010 census. There is a resumed mining effort on Battle Mountain.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Victor

    vik′tor, n. one who conquers on any particular occasion: one who defeats in battle: a winner:—fem. Vic′tress, Vic′toress, Vic′trix.—adjs. Vic′tor, Victō′rious, relating to victory: superior in contest: having overcome an enemy: producing or indicating victory.—adv. Victō′riously.—ns. Victō′riousness; Vic′tory, a conquering: success in any contest: a battle gained: a female deity of the Greeks personifying success in battle.—Cadmean victory, one as fatal to the victors as to the vanquished—from the armed men who grew up from the dragon's teeth sown by Cadmus, and slew one another all but five, who became the ancestors of the Thebans; Moral victory (see Moral); Pyrrhic victory (see Pyrrhic). [L.,—vincĕre, victum, to conquer.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. victor

    The winner in a contest; one who gets the better of another in any struggle; especially, one who conquers in war; a vanquisher; one who defeats an enemy in battle.

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Who Was Who?

  1. Victor

    He was the man who put the fox terrier in front of the talking machine.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Victor in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Victor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Victor in a Sentence

  1. Jimmy Smits:

    His character energy is a lot different than the bouncy, Victor Sifuentes -- forget about the fabulous 27 years or something in between, he is a pillar of the legal community, not only because he's older, but also the types of cases that he's handled and the significance of his work in the community. It just spoke to me in terms of what his energy needs to be, at least on the outside, because TV's kind of fluid : different things can happen, but you need to feel like he's a rock.

  2. Bob Baffert:

    Victor Espinoza rides with a lot of confidence and Victor Espinoza’s been here at the big dance.

  3. Vander Plaats:

    I think If Steve King were to emerge the victor in the primary, I really hope and sincerely pray, that this was a wake up call for Steve King, it's time to move forward with diligence and leadership.

  4. Trainer Bob Baffert:

    We knew we had the horse, once Victor got him in the clear and got him into that beautiful mode of the way he just goes over the ground, I just loved every fraction.

  5. Robert Collier:

    Something must be done when you find an opposing set of desires of this kind well to the fore in your category of strong desires. You must set in operation a process of competition, from which one must emerge a victor and the other set be defeated.

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