noun, plural vic·to·ries.
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Origin of victory
synonym study for victory
OTHER WORDS FROM victoryvic·to·ry·less, adjectivenon·vic·to·ry, noun, plural non·vic·to·ries.su·per·vic·to·ry, noun, plural su·per·vic·to·ries.
Words nearby victory
Example sentences from the Web for victory
Not because I want to declare victory and say this is definite evidence of life on Venus.Phosphine gas found in Venus’ atmosphere may be ‘a possible sign of life’|Lisa Grossman|September 14, 2020|Science News
This time around, with 13 castles, there were 91 points in play, which meant you needed at least 46 points to secure a victory.
The three companies recently announced new policies aimed at mitigating false claims of victory.How Google, Facebook, and Twitter plan to handle misinformation surrounding 2020 presidential election results|Danielle Abril|September 10, 2020|Fortune
We use two different dependent variables to model the probability of party victory in a race.The Forecast: The Methodology Behind Our 2020 Election Model|Daniel Malloy|September 10, 2020|Ozy
They closed out the back half of the fourth quarter, propelling the Rockets to victory.The Rockets’ New Starting Lineup Is Just Scratching The Surface Of Its Potential|Michael Pina|September 8, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
And the bells chimed for victory at 1211 Avenue of the Americas.
On May 9, which Moscow commemorates as World War II “Victory Day,” Klaus paid a highly visible visit to the Russian Embassy.Vaclav Klaus, Libertarian Hero, Has His Wings Clipped by Cato Institute|James Kirchick|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Besides, victory fever had spread like wildfire throughout the Allied armies.
“We draw no victory from leaving these issues unresolved,” Adler said.SWAT Lobby Shoots to Kill Police Reform After Ferguson|Tim Mak|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At first glance, it might be tempting to interpret this extravagant level of compensation as a victory for the once-humble intern.Silicon Valley Interns Make a Service Worker’s Yearly Salary In Three Months|Samantha Allen|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The arrival of General Washington arrested the disorder, and determined the victory on our side.
Claudius himself came for a brief visit to receive the congratulations of the army on the victory which his lieutenant had won.A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)|Samuel R. Gardiner.
There existed in his victory a remnant of defiance and of combat.Les Misrables|Victor Hugo
This reinforcement, however, soon put an end to the action, and Jones with his ally obtained the victory.The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling|Henry Fielding
Through the breach, foaming and swelling with irresistible power burst the tides of victory.The Air Trust|George Allan England
British Dictionary definitions for victory (1 of 2)
noun plural -ries
Word Origin for victory
British Dictionary definitions for victory (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with victory
see pyrrhic victory.