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English definition of “victorious”


adjective     /vɪkˈtɔː.ri.əs/ US  /-ˈtɔːr.i-/
having won a game , competition , election , war , etc.: The victorious team were loudly cheered by their fans . The German player emerged victorious after a long five-hour match .Winning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport victoriously     /-li/ adverb Winning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
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