victorious

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adjective vic·to·ri·ous \vik-ˈtōr-ē-əs\

Definition of victorious

  1. 1a :  having won a victory a victorious armyb :  of, relating to, or characteristic of victory victorious exuberance

  2. 2 :  evincing moral harmony or a sense of fulfillment :  fulfilled

victoriously

adverb

victoriousness

noun

Examples of victorious in a Sentence

  1. They were victorious over their enemies.

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14th Century

First Known Use of victorious

14th century



VICTORIOUS Defined for English Language Learners

victorious

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adjective

Definition of victorious for English Language Learners

  • : having won a victory or having ended in a victory


VICTORIOUS Defined for Kids

victorious

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adjective vic·to·ri·ous \vik-ˈtȯr-ē-əs\

Definition of victorious for Students

  1. :  having won a victory

victoriously

adverb


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