Examples of victor in a Sentence
the victors in the battle
the computer is usually the victor in a chess match against a human opponent
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It’s hard to see any end in sight — especially an end where the United States is the victor, however that’s defined.
Brief talks with Russian 'victors' Abu Akram, a brigade commander who was fighting in the town of Zamalka and gives only his nom de guerre, describes talks with the Russians as little more than a one-way street.
Gastonia Highland Tech 12, Mooresboro Thomas Jefferson Academy 1: Zane Jones had two hits and two RBI for the victors, who got a complete game from pitcher Brandon Baucom.
Quinn O’Malley added three goals and four assists for the victors.
History is written by the victors, and journalism is the first draft of history.
The Sounders also were victors in their inaugural MLS game, beating the New York Red Bulls 3-0 in the 2009 season opener at CenturyLink Field (then Qwest Field) in Seattle.
Brannen, who quickly shook hands with the victors, walked back away with his head drooped, his eyes fixed on the floor.
The Crimson Tide won of course, and Auburn -- the victors of the 2017 Iron Bowl -- had been struck down in a most diabolical way.
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Origin and Etymology of victor
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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: a person who defeats an enemy or opponent
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