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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Being the winner in a contest or struggle: the victorious army.
  • adj. Characteristic of or expressing a sense of victory or fulfillment: a victorious cheer.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Being the winner in a contest, struggle, war etc
  • adj. Of, or expressing a sense of victory or triumph

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to victory, or a victor; being a victor; bringing or causing a victory; conquering; winning; triumphant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Conquering; triumphant; having conquered in any conquest or in battle; having overcome an antagonist or enemy.
  • Of or pertaining to victory; characterized or signalized by victory.
  • Emblematic of conquest; denoting victory.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. experiencing triumph
  • adj. having won

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