(noun, verb)


1. a successful ending of a struggle or contest

- the agreement was a triumph for common sense

Similar word(s): victory

Definition categories: event, conclusion, ending, finish, success

2. the exultation of victory

Definition categories: feeling, exultation, jubilance, jubilancy, jubilation

Sentences with triumph as a noun:

- the triumph of knowledge

- Scorsese's latest film is a triumph.

- This wedding cake is a triumph.


1. prove superior

Similar word(s): prevail

Definition categories: competition, win

2. be ecstatic with joy

Similar word(s): rejoice, wallow

Definition categories: emotion, exult

3. dwell on with satisfaction

Similar word(s): crow, gloat

Definition categories: communication, blow, bluster, boast, brag, gas, gasconade, swash, tout, vaunt

4. to express great joy

Similar word(s): exuberate, exult, jubilate, rejoice

Definition categories: communication, cheer