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triumphantadjective

uk   us   /traɪˈʌm.fənt/
having ​achieved a ​great victory (= ​winning a ​war or ​competition) or ​success, or ​feeling very ​happy and ​proud because of such an ​achievement: It ​seemed as though the ​wholecity had ​turned out for ​their team's triumphant ​homecoming. She emerged triumphant from the ​court after all the ​charges against her were ​dropped because of a ​lack of ​evidence. She made a triumphant return to the ​stage after several ​years of ​working in ​television.
triumphantly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Bob triumphantly ​announced his ​promotion.
(Definition of triumphant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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