What does victory mean?

Definitions for victory
ˈvɪk tə ri, ˈvɪk trivic·to·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. victory, triumphnoun

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. victorynoun

    The state of having won a competition or battle.

  2. victoryverb

    To achieve a victory

Webster Dictionary

  1. Victorynoun

    the defeat of an enemy in battle, or of an antagonist in any contest; a gaining of the superiority in any struggle or competition; conquest; triumph; -- the opposite of defeat

  2. Etymology: [OE. victorie, OF. victorie, victoire, F. victoire, L. victoria. See Victor.]

Freebase

  1. Victory

    Victory is the fourteenth album by The Jacksons, released on July 2, 1984 on Epic Records. It was the first and only album to include all six Jackson brothers together as an official group; also, it was the last album entirely recorded with lead singer Michael Jackson. The album sold over seven million copies worldwide, opening at number four on the US Billboard 200, selling 185,000 copies in first week sales. On October 30, 1984, the album was certified 2× Platinum by RIAA for the sales of over 2 million copies in the United States. Victory was supported by the Victory Tour, with lead singer Michael Jackson, who had recently released the world's all-time best-selling album, Thriller, prominently featured. Shortly after the tour ended, Michael and Marlon Jackson quit the group. Jermaine, Tito, Randy and Jackie Jackson continued on as the Jacksons, and releasing one more album, 1989's 2300 Jackson Street before splitting up.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. victory

    A matter of staying-power.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. victory

    The defeat of an enemy in battle, or of an antagonist in contest; a gaining of the superiority in war, struggle, or combat; conquest; triumph.

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Mythology

  1. Victory

    (Vic′tory). A goddess, the daughter of Styx and Acheron, generally represented as flying in the air holding out a wreath of laurel. Her Greek name is Nike (Nicē).

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'victory' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1804

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'victory' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4158

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'victory' in Nouns Frequency: #748

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of victory in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of victory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of victory in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    The bond between our nations was forever sealed in that great crusade, as we honor our shared victory and heritage, we affirm the common values that will unite us long into the future; freedom, sovereignty, self-determination, the rule of law and reference for the rights given to us by almighty God.

  2. Henri-Frédéric Amiel:

    The obscure only exists that it may cease to exist. In it lies the opportunity of all victory and all progress. Whether it call itself fatality, death, night, or matter, it is the pedestal of life, of light, of liberty and the spirit. For it represents resistance -- that is to say, the fulcrum of all activity, the occasion for its development and its triumph.

  3. Robert Collier:

    In every adversity there lies the seed of an equivalent advantage. In every defeat is a lesson showing you how to win the victory next time.

  4. Lauren Boebert:

    If the Junior Senator from Michigan can hold up eight Department of Defense nominations to secure a victory for his state, then one of Colorado’s two U.S. Senators can hold up the BLM Director nomination to secure a victory for Colorado.

  5. Steve Laut:

    . Notley's NDP ended the right-wing Progressive Conservative Party's 44-year hold on power in the Western Canadian province with a majority election win on Tuesday. The victory came despite NDP promises to increase corporate taxes and review how much the energy industry pays to exploit the province's massive oil reserves, the world's third largest. Still, Steve Laut warned that the new government risks pushing investment elsewhere if it increases its take from the industry too much. The oil and gas industry is a global industry, capital will flow to areas with the greatest return... There are many alternatives for global investment.

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    • A. assault
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