Definition of triumphant
- a triumphant shout
- a triumphant performance
the triumphant bidder on the house
he was positively triumphant when the school troublemaker finally got expelled
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in clover (also in the clover);
: resulting in victory or success
: celebrating victory or success
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to speak or write verbosely and windily
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