noun, plural tro·phies.
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Origin of trophy
OTHER WORDS FROM trophytro·phy·less, adjective
Words nearby trophy
Definition for trophy (2 of 2)
Origin of -trophy
Example sentences from the Web for trophy
As for Tampa Bay, the Bolts are in danger of coughing away yet another golden opportunity to add to their trophy case.The Dallas Stars Are Putting Their Regular-Season Shortcomings Behind Them|Terrence Doyle|September 21, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
“Succession” star Jeremy Strong won the drama actor trophy for his role as an aspiring heir.‘Succession’ wins best drama, while ‘Schitt’s Creek’ sweeps the Emmy Awards|radmarya|September 21, 2020|Fortune
Khadija Siddique come around to her son’s choice of careers, as Ash now makes enough money to support his family, which, he says, is a far bigger award than any trophy.
The Bavarian club is now the heavy favorite to lift the Champions League trophy, and for good reason.
So when domestic rival Liverpool was eliminated in early March, it appeared as though the only thing that stood between City and its first ever Champions League trophy was Bayern.
In straight relationships with an age gap, words like ‘gold-digger’ and ‘trophy wife’ get thrown around.Freaking Out About Age Gaps in Gay Relationships Is Homophobic|Samantha Allen|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Get a thrill, get off a lucky shot, take home a trophy, put it up in a secret chamber of our heart.
“Management” in this situation means issuing permits for trophy grizzly hunts.
The charity gets its name from the symbolic date when the America's Cup trophy left the U.K.
Its horrific title aside, Trophy Wife was the closest thing in style, tone, and humor to Modern Family that ABC had ever produced.
Sometimes Yung Pak would be the winner, and then he would march home with great glee and show the trophy to his father.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
Some of the soldiers insisted on skinning the beast and taking the skin along as a trophy.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The dæmon of anarchy has here raised a superb trophy on a monument of ruins.
Then she started back for the caves taking the slat of wood with her as a trophy.The Beach of Dreams|H. De Vere Stacpoole
I presented my trophy and treasure-trove to the fairy-like Miss Wee-wee.Baboo Jabberjee, B.A.|F. Anstey
British Dictionary definitions for trophy (1 of 2)
noun plural -phies
- a memorial to a victory, usually consisting of captured arms raised on the battlefield or in a public place
- a representation of such a memorial