[ vik-tawr-ee-uh s, -tohr- ]
/ vɪkˈtɔr i əs, -ˈtoʊr- /


having achieved a victory; conquering; triumphant: our victorious army.
of, relating to, or characterized by victory.


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Origin of victorious

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at victory, -ous

OTHER WORDS FROM victorious Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for victoriously

/ (vɪkˈtɔːrɪəs) /


having defeated an adversarythe victorious nations
of, relating to, indicative of, or characterized by victorya victorious conclusion

Derived forms of victorious

victoriously, adverbvictoriousness, noun
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