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American English: /ˈvɪkt(ə)ri/
British English: /ˈvɪkt(ə)ri/

Translation of victory in Spanish:

noun plural victories

uncountable or countable
  • to be magnanimous in victory
    ser clemente con los vencidos [literary]
    victory over somebody/something
    (over opponent/despair)
    victoria or triunfo sobre alguien/algo
    her victory over cancer was due to will power
    derrotó al cáncer gracias a su fuerza de voluntad
    to win a victory (over somebody/something)
    obtener una victoria (sobre alguien/algo)
    Example sentences
    • Coventry came on the end of a successful run - eight victories in their last ten games.
    • In the end it was the narrowest of victories as Harrington's game fell apart on the 16th.
    • Black Tom Fairfax was the famous general who led his armies to tremendous victories in the Civil War.
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