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Winged Victory

Syllabification: Winged Vic·to·ry

Definition of Winged Victory in English:

noun

A winged statue of Nike, the Greek goddess of victory, especially the Nike of Samothrace (circa 200 bc) preserved in the Louvre in Paris.
Example sentences
  • The Winged Victory Monument, honoring those who served in World War I, was first conceived in 1919.
  • I admired this Winged Victory outside the Carnegie Library in Braddock, PA, after going to a chili cook-off there this afternoon.
  • The Winged Victory of Samothrace can be found on the second floor of the Denon Wing of the Louvre Museum in Paris.

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