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English definition of “triumphant”


adjective     /traɪˈʌmfənt/
feeling very pleased because you have won something or succeeded: the President's triumphant return to the White HouseSuccessful (things or people)
triumphantly adverb
(Definition of triumphant adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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