Examples of victory in a Sentence
The general led the troops to victory.
They had never experienced the thrill of victory.
The passage of the law was a tremendous victory for their cause.
It was a decisive victory for the army.
Recent Examples of victory from the Web
The election victories, overseen by the National Labor Relations Board, legally requires Burgerville to negotiate a contract with workers at both locations — something the company had refused to do voluntarily.
The victory earned Lomachenko the World Boxing Association lightweight title.
The last time the teams played was a 12-1, five-inning Huskies victory in Seattle on March 4, 2016.
Schultz worked five innings to get the victory, surviving a scare in the third inning to get the win.
One night after pounding out 17 hits and scoring 11 runs in an uplifting comeback victory, the Brewers four hits -- three singles and a double by Suter.
In all, Burlington Central can count several key victories, including April 20 against defending 3A state champion Barrington in the Naperville Invitational and May 5 against Geneva.
Morris pulled away in the final 200 meters for the 1600 victory, edging El Paso Hanks’ Michael Abeyta by .55 seconds.
And in the wake of either victory or (as seemed more likely in the summer of 2016) defeat, the stolid Hoosier looked like an ideal bridge between Trumpists and conservatives who were either resisting the new tribal chief or going along grudgingly.
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VICTORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of victory for English Language Learners
: success in defeating an opponent or enemy
: the act of defeating an opponent or enemy
VICTORY Defined for Kids
Synonym Discussion of victory
- Doctors won a victory over disease.
- We're studying Rome's conquests in Britain.
- The outcome of the battle was a triumph for the general.
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