noun vic·tor \ˈvik-tər\

: a person who defeats an enemy or opponent

Full Definition of VICTOR

:  one that defeats an enemy or opponent :  winner
victor adjective

Examples of VICTOR

  1. the victors in the battle
  2. <the computer is usually the victor in a chess match against a human opponent>

Origin of VICTOR

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin, from vincere to conquer, win; akin to Old English wīgan to fight, Lithuanian veikti to be active
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with VICTOR


Definition of VICTOR

—a communications code word for the letter v

First Known Use of VICTOR

VICTOR Defined for Kids


noun vic·tor \ˈvik-tər\

Definition of VICTOR for Kids

:  someone who defeats an enemy or opponent :  winner


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