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triumph

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of triumph

  1. 1 a successful result brought about by hard work <getting into Harvard is quite a triumph> Synonyms achievement, acquirement, attainment, baby, coup, success, accomplishmentRelated Words blockbuster, hit, jackpot, megahit, miracle, smash, winner; conquest, gain, victory, win; skill; deed, feat, performance; arrival, completion, consummation, culmination, execution, fruition, fulfillment (or fulfilment), implementation, realizationNear Antonyms botch, cock-up [British], mess, muddle, shambles; bummer, bust, catastrophe, debacle (also débâcle), disaster, dud, failure, fiasco, fizzle, flop, washout; disappointment, letdown, loss, setbackAntonyms nonachievement

  2. 2 an instance of defeating an enemy or opponent <our stunning triumph on the field won us the title of regional champs> Synonyms palm, victory, winRelated Words capture, conquest, mastery, subjugation, vanquishing; blowout, landslide, laugher, romp, runaway, shutout, sweep, walkaway, walkover; squeaker; success; takeoverNear Antonyms upset; collapse, debacle (also débâcle), disaster, failure, fizzle, flop, nonsuccess, washout; decline, slip, slump, wane; lurch, setbackAntonyms beating, defeat, drubbing, licking, loss, overthrow, rout, shellacking, trimming, whipping


triumph

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of triumph

  1. 1 to achieve victory (as in a contest) <despite an accident early on, the runner persevered and ultimately triumphed> Synonyms conquer, prevail, winRelated Words overcome, sweep; squeak, squeeze; contend, vie; succeed; breeze, rompNear Antonyms collapse, fail, flop, fold, wash out; flounder, struggle; decline, slip, slump, waneAntonyms lose

  2. 2 to feel or express joy or triumph <in that part of the world it's customary for people to triumph by firing guns into the air> Synonyms crow, delight, exuberate, glory, jubilate, joy, kvell, rejoice, exultRelated Words gloat, preen, swell; boast, brag; flaunt, parade, show off, strut, swaggerNear Antonyms bemoan, bewail, grieve, lament, regret, weep



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