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triumphalism

noun [U] uk   us   /traɪˈʌm.fəl.ɪ.zəm/ disapproving
an unpleasant show of pleasure and satisfaction because you have won or done better than someone: There wasn't a hint of triumphalism in her acceptance speech at the awards ceremony.
triumphalist
adjective, noun [C] uk   us   /-ɪst/
a triumphalist victory parade
Translations of “triumphalism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 志得意滿,趾高氣揚,洋洋得意…
in Chinese (Simplified) 志得意满,趾高气扬,洋洋得意…
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