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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 of triumph achievement, acquirement, attainment, baby, coup, success, accomplishmentWords Related to triumph 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 of triumph botch, cock-up [British], mess, muddle, shambles; bummer, bust, catastrophe, debacle (also débâcle), disaster, dud, failure, fiasco, fizzle, flop, washout; disappointment, letdown, loss, setbackAntonyms of triumph 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 of triumph palm, victory, winWords Related to triumph capture, conquest, mastery, subjugation, vanquishing; blowout, landslide, laugher, romp, runaway, shutout, sweep, walkaway, walkover; squeaker; success; takeoverNear Antonyms of triumph upset; collapse, debacle (also débâcle), disaster, failure, fizzle, flop, nonsuccess, washout; decline, slip, slump, wane; lurch, setbackAntonyms of triumph 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 of triumph conquer, prevail, winWords Related to triumph overcome, sweep; squeak, squeeze; contend, vie; succeed; breeze, rompNear Antonyms of triumph collapse, fail, flop, fold, wash out; flounder, struggle; decline, slip, slump, waneAntonyms of triumph 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 of triumph crow, delight, exuberate, glory, jubilate, joy, kvell, rejoice, exultWords Related to triumph gloat, preen, swell; boast, brag; flaunt, parade, show off, strut, swaggerNear Antonyms of triumph bemoan, bewail, grieve, lament, regret, weep



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