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triumphant

adjective tri·um·phant \trī-ˈəm(p)-fənt\

: resulting in victory or success

: celebrating victory or success

Full Definition of TRIUMPHANT

1
:  victorious, conquering <triumphant armies>
2
archaic :  of or relating to a triumph
3
:  rejoicing for or celebrating victory <a triumphant shout>
4
:  notably successful <a triumphant performance>
tri·um·phant·ly adverb
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Examples of TRIUMPHANT

  1. <the triumphant bidder on the house>
  2. <he was positively triumphant when the school troublemaker finally got expelled>

First Known Use of TRIUMPHANT

15th century
TRIUMPHANT Defined for Kids

triumphant

adjective tri·um·phant \trī-ˈəm-fənt\

Definition of TRIUMPHANT for Kids

2
:  rejoicing for or celebrating victory
tri·um·phant·ly adverb

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