triumphal

[trahy-uhm-fuh l]

adjective

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

Nearby words

  1. tritonis,
  2. triturable,
  3. triturate,
  4. trituration,
  5. triumph,
  6. triumphal arch,
  7. triumphalism,
  8. triumphant,
  9. triumphantly,
  10. triumvir

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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triumphal

adjective

celebrating a triumpha triumphal procession
resembling triumph
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