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Definition 1: a successful ending of a struggle or contest - [noun denoting event]

Samples where victory or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a narrow victory
  • the general always gets credit for his army's victory
  • clinched a victory
  • convincing victory
  • the agreement was a triumph for common sense

Synonyms for victory in the sense of this definition

(victory is a kind of ...) event whose occurrence ends something

"his death marked the ending of an era" "when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show"

(victory is a kind of ...) an event that accomplishes its intended purpose

"let's call heads a success and tails a failure" "the election was a remarkable success for the Whigs"

(... is a kind of victory ) a tennis game won on the opponent's service

(... is a kind of victory ) an easy victory

(... is a kind of victory ) complete victory

(... is a kind of victory ) winning all or all but one of the tricks in bridge

(... is a kind of victory ) a victory that is won by incurring terrible losses

(... is a kind of victory ) ultimate success achieved after a near failure (inspired by the saying `he laughs best who laughs last')

"we had the last laugh after the votes were counted"

(... is a kind of victory ) an overwhelming electoral victory

"Roosevelt defeated Hoover in a landslide"

(... is a kind of victory ) the successful ending of the American Revolution

"they maintained close relations with England even after independence"

(... is a kind of victory ) when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat

(... is a kind of victory ) a victory (as in a race or other competition)

"he was happy to get the win"

(... is a kind of victory ) an assured victory (especially in an election)

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