The definition of a triumph is a victory or success.(noun)
An example of triumph is someone winning a contest.
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Origin: ME triumphe < OFr < L triumphus < OL triumpus, akin to Gr thriambos, hymn to Bacchus sung in festal processions
Origin: MFr triumpher < L triumphare < the n.
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intransitive verb tri·umphed, tri·umph·ing, tri·umphs
Origin: Middle English triomfen
Origin: , from Old French triumpher
Origin: , from Latin triumphāre
Origin: , from triumphus, triumph
Origin: , from earlier triumpus
Origin: , ultimately (probably via Etruscan)
Origin: from Greek thriambos, hymn to Dionysus.
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