triumphal

[trahy-uhm-fuh l]

adjective

of, pertaining to, celebrating, or commemorating a triumph or victory: a triumphal banquet; a triumphal ode.

Origin of triumphal

First recorded in 1400–50; late Middle English word from Latin word triumphālis. See triumph, -al1
Can be confusedtriumphal triumphant
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Related Words for triumphal

triumphant, champion, conquering, winning, arrived

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triumphal

adjective

celebrating a triumpha triumphal procession
resembling triumph
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