Definition of triumphant in English:

triumphant

Line breaks: tri¦umph|ant
Pronunciation: /trʌɪˈʌmf(ə)nt
 
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adjective

Derivatives

triumphantly

adverb
More example sentences
  • He smiles triumphantly as he hands over my coffee, a man scoring a minuscule personal victory over global corporate policy.
  • The movie generally ends with a standing ovation from your disaffected colleagues as you march triumphantly out the door.
  • The article triumphantly reported that every single band member can play more than one instrument.

Origin

late Middle English (in the sense 'victorious'): from Old French, or from Latin triumphant- 'celebrating a triumph', from the verb triumphare (see triumph).

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