Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “triumph”

See all translations

triumph

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˈtraɪəmf/
a very great success or achievement, or a feeling of great satisfaction or pleasure caused by this: business/economic triumphstriumph for sb/sth The deal is a triumph for the company.triumph of sb/sth over sb/sth They see the free trade proposals as the triumph of corporate profits over individual and global well-being.
Translations of “triumph”
in Korean 대성공…
in Arabic انتِصار…
in French triomphe…
in Turkish zafer, büyük başarı, galibiyet…
in Italian trionfo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巨大成功, 勝利, 狂喜…
in Russian победа, триумф, радость победы…
in Polish triumf, zwycięstwo…
in Spanish triunfo…
in Portuguese triunfo…
in German der Sieg, der Triumph…
in Catalan triomf, èxit…
in Japanese 勝利, 大成功, 征服…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨大成功, 胜利, 狂喜…
(Definition of triumph noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of triumph?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Business English definitions for “triumph”

Definitions of “triumph” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

cold snap

a short period of cold weather

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More