- victory garden,
- victory lap
Origin of victorious
Examples from the Web for victorious
The West is packing up, victorious in battle but defeated in war.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Founded in 1542, the town was the birthplace of the victorious Mexican War of Independence against Spain.
She was victorious again and served one more term, which she decided would be her last.Remembering Ma Laureys, the Mother of 10 Christie Slandered to Win His First Election|Michael Daly|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Assessment is that a victorious Assad would be more dependent on Iran, increasing the threat facing Israel.
After much hemming and hawing, he finally settled on a single word to describe the finale: "victorious."'Breaking Bad' Creator Vince Gilligan Reveals the Finale Will Be "Victorious"|Andrew Romano|April 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Entente is victorious, and many millions are delighted and declare that the policy of Might is justified.In the World War|Count Ottokar Czernin
The battle was fought long and obstinately, but at length Richard was victorious, and the Saracens were driven off the ground.Richard I|Jacob Abbott
Even in the British colonies the victorious efficiency of the German commercial conquerors was making itself felt more and more.Right Above Race|Otto Hermann Kahn
I give King Bjorn the Victorious three moons in which to bring me the ransom.Boyhood in Norway|Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen
His face was flushed with a victorious glow, but he stood there only a moment.The Forest Runners|Joseph A. Altsheler
late 14c., from Late Latin victoriosus "having many victories," from victoria (see victory). Related: Victoriously; victoriousness.