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Definition of Triumph

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victory, conquest, success, achievement
defeat, win, succeed; celebrate a victory
Triumph Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
English-Latin Online Dictionary
triumphus
laurus
Triumph Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To obtain a victory over; to prevail over; to conquer. Also, to cause to triumph.
  
(n.)
To play a trump card.
  
(n.)
To obtain victory; to be successful; to prevail.
  
(n.)
To celebrate victory with pomp; to rejoice over success; to exult in an advantage gained; to exhibit exultation.
  
(n.)
To be prosperous; to flourish.
  
(n.)
Success causing exultation; victory; conquest; as, the triumph of knowledge.
  
(n.)
Hence, any triumphal procession; a pompous exhibition; a stately show or pageant.
  
(n.)
A trump card; also, an old game at cards.
  
(n.)
A state of joy or exultation for success.
  
(n.)
A magnificent and imposing ceremonial performed in honor of a general who had gained a decisive victory over a foreign enemy.
  
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triumph
\tri"umph\ (?), n. [l. triumphus, ol. triumpus; of uncertain origin; cf. gr. &?; a procession in honor of bacchus: cf. f. triomphe. cf. trump at cards.]
1. (rom. antiq.) a magnificent and imposing ceremonial performed in honor of a general who had gained a decisive victory over a foreign enemy.
note: the general was allowed to enter the city crowned with a wreath of laurel, bearing a scepter in one hand, and a branch of laurel in the other, riding in a circular chariot, of a peculiar form, drawn by four horses. he was preceded by the senate and magistrates, musicians, the spoils, the captives in fetters, etc., and followed by his army on foot in marching order. the procession advanced in this manner to the capitoline hill, where sacrifices were offered, and victorious commander entertained with a public feast.
2. hence, any triumphal procession; a pompous exhibition; a stately show or pageant. [obs.] our daughter, in honor of whose birth these triumphs are, sits here, like beauty's child.
3. a state of joy or exultation for success. great triumph and rejoicing was in heaven. hercules from spain arrived in triumph, from geryon slain.
4. success causing exultation; victory; conquest; as, the triumph of knowledge.
5. a trump card; also, an old game at cards. [obs.]
triumph
\tri"umph\, v. t. to obtain a victory over; to prevail over; to conquer. also, to cause to triumph. [obs.] two and thirty legions that awe all nations of the triumphed word.
triumph
\tri"umph\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. triumphed (?); p. pr. & vb. n. triumphing.] [l. triumphare: cf. f. triompher. see triumph, n.] 1. to celebrate victory with pomp; to rejoice over success; to exult in an advantage gained; to exhibit exultation. how long shall the wicked triumph? xciv. 3. sorrow on thee and all the pack of you that triumph thus upon my misery!
2. to obtain victory; to be successful; to prevail. triumphing over death, and chance, and thee, o time. on this occasion, however, genius triumphed.
3. to be prosperous; to flourish. where commerce triumphed on the favoring gales.
4. to play a trump card. [obs.] jonson.
triumph
n
1. a successful ending of a struggle or contest; "the general always gets credit for his army's victory"; "the agreement was a triumph for common sense" [syn: victory]
[ant: defeat]

2. the exultation of victory v 1: prove superior; "the champion prevailed, though it was a hard fight" [syn: prevail]
2: be ecstatic with joy [syn: revel, wallow, rejoice]



3. dwell on with satisfaction [syn: gloat, crow]


4. to express great joy: "as if the sea, and sky, and earth, rejoiced with new-born liberty." shelley [syn: exult, rejoice, jubilate]



Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
n., bua, caithréim
v., buaigh
English Phonetics

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Gorfoleddu = v. to triumph, to rejoice greatly
Gorfuledd = n. triumph; gladness
Goruchafiaeth = n. supremacy, promotion; triumph
Oroian = n. a jubilation; joy, v. to shout in triumph
Shakespeare Words
public show
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a successful ending of a struggle or contest; "the general always gets credit for his army's victory"; "the agreement was a triumph for common sense"
(synonym) victory
(hypernym) ending, conclusion, finish
(hyponym) win
(derivation) prevail
2. the exultation of victory
(hypernym) exultation, jubilance, jubilancy, jubilation
(derivation) wallow, rejoice

Verb
1. prove superior; "The champion prevailed, though it was a hard fight"
(synonym) prevail
(hypernym) win
(derivation) victory
2. be ecstatic with joy
(synonym) wallow, rejoice
(hypernym) exult, walk on air, be on cloud nine, jump for joy
3. dwell on with satisfaction
(synonym) gloat, crow
(hypernym) boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconade
(hyponym) preen, congratulate
4. to express great joy; "Who cannot exult in Spring?"
(synonym) exult, rejoice, jubilate
(hypernym) cheer, cheer up, chirk up
(hyponym) glory
Triumph Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls aircraft components such as mechanical and electromechanical control systems, aircraft and engine accessories, auxiliary power units, avionics and aircraft instruments.
Triumph Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
The Knighthood, Chivalry & Tournaments Arms and Armour Glossary
A 16th century tournament where martial activities were secondary to the pageantry , the display of fantastic costumes and elaborate props predominating. 
Triumph Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The Dolomite 8 and Gloria 6 models only from 1925-1948 are classic cars . The 1953-63 TR2/TR3 models are milestone cars .
Triumph Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
The  Roman triumph (Latin triumphus) was a celebration for a victorious military commander in ancient Rome. Numerous later uses of the term, up to the present, are derived directly or indirectly from the Roman one.

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English - Klingon
n. yay