AskDefine | Define victory

Dictionary Definition

victory n : a successful ending of a struggle or contest; "the general always gets credit for his army's victory"; "the agreement was a triumph for common sense" [syn: triumph] [ant: defeat]

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. The state of having won a competition or battle.

Translations

  • Arabic:
  • Chinese: 胜利 (shèng lì)
  • Czech: vítězství
  • Danish: sejr
  • Dutch: overwinning, zege
  • Finnish: voitto
  • French: victoire
  • German: Sieg
  • Greek: νίκη (níke)
  • Hindi: विजय
  • Icelandic: sigur
  • Italian: vittoria
  • Japanese: 勝利 (しょうり, shōri), 勝ち (かち, kachi)
  • Korean: 승리 (seungri)
  • Malayalam: (vijayam)
  • Old English: sige
  • Old Norse: sigr
  • Portuguese: vitória
  • Russian: победа
  • Spanish: victoria
  • Swedish: seger
  • Tamil: (VetRi)
  • Turkish: zafer

Derived terms

Extensive Definition

Victory may refer to:

Military

Mythology

Business & retail

Geography

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Music

Sports

People

victory in German: Victory
victory in French: Victoire
victory in Italian: Victory
victory in Latin: Victoria
victory in Dutch: Victory
victory in Japanese: ヴィクトリー
victory in Polish: Victory
victory in Serbian: Победа
victory in Finnish: Voitto
victory in Swedish: Victory
victory in Volapük: Victory

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