HyperDic: triumph

English > 6 senses of the word triumph:
NOUNeventtriumph, victorya successful ending of a struggle or contest / contest
feelingtriumphthe exultation of victory
VERBcompetitiontriumph, prevailprove superior
emotiontriumph, wallow, rejoicebe ecstatic with joy
communicationtriumph, gloat, crowdwell on with satisfaction
communicationtriumph, exuberate, exult, rejoice, jubilateto express great joy
triumph > pronunciation
Soundstray'ahmf
English > triumph: 6 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningA successful ending of a struggle or contest / contest.
Example "the agreement was a triumph for common sense"
Synonymvictory
NarrowerPyrrhic victoryA victory that is won by incurring terrible losses
checkmatecomplete victory
fall, pinWhen a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
independenceThe successful ending of the American Revolution
landslideAn overwhelming electoral victory
last laughultimate success achieved after a near failure (inspired by the saying 'he laughs best who laughs last')
runaway, blowout, romp, laugher, shoo-in, walkawayAn easy victory
service breakA tennis game won on the opponent's service
slam, sweepwinning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge
walk-in, waltzAn assured victory (especially in an election)
winA victory (as in a race or other competition)
Broaderending, conclusion, finishevent whose occurrence ends something
successAn event that accomplishes its intended purpose
Oppositedefeat, lickingAn unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest / contest
Spanishéxito, triunfo, victoria
Catalanvictòria
Adjectivestriumphalrelating to or celebrating a triumph
Verbstriumphprove superior
English > triumph: 6 senses > noun 2, feeling
MeaningThe exultation of victory.
Broaderexultation, jubilance, jubilancy, jubilationA feeling of extreme / extreme joy
Spanishtrinfo, triunfo
Catalantriomf
Adjectivestriumphaljoyful and proud especially because of triumph or success
Verbstriumphbe ecstatic with joy
English > triumph: 6 senses > verb 1, competition
Meaningprove superior.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymprevail
BroaderwinBe the winner in a contest or competition
Spanishimponerse, prevalecer, triunfar
Adjectivestriumphantexperiencing triumph
Nounstriumpha successful ending of a struggle or contest / contest
English > triumph: 6 senses > verb 2, emotion
MeaningBe ecstatic with joy.
PatternSomebody ----s something PP
Synonymswallow, rejoice
Broaderexult, walk on air, be on cloud nine, jump for joyFeel extreme / extreme happiness or elation
Spanishalegrarse, deleitarse
Adjectivestriumphantjoyful and proud especially because of triumph or success
Nounstriumphthe exultation of victory
English > triumph: 6 senses > verb 3, communication
MeaningDwell on with satisfaction.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
ModelSam and Sue triumph
Synonymsgloat, crow
Narrowerpreen, congratulatepride or congratulate (oneself) for an achievement
Broaderboast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconadeshow off
Spanishcomplacerse, deleitarse, jactarse, regodearse
Catalanjactar-se
English > triumph: 6 senses > verb 4, communication
MeaningTo express great joy.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymsexuberate, exult, rejoice, jubilate
Narrowergloryrejoice proudly
Broadercheer, cheer up, chirk upBecome cheerful
Spanishexultar
Catalanalegrar-se, alegrar
Adjectivestriumphantjoyful and proud especially because of triumph or success

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