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moral victory

noun [C] uk   us  
an occasion when you prove that your beliefs are right, although you lose an argument
Translations of “moral victory”
in Chinese (Traditional) 精神勝利,道義上的勝利…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精神胜利,道义上的胜利…
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