- 1 1.1 (victoria) victory fue un verdadero triunfo para el partido nacionalista it was a real victory o/or triumph for the nationalist party el equipo consiguió un importante triunfo the team won an important victory o/or achieved an important win el triunfo del equipo irlandés the Irish team's success costar un triunfo [familiar/colloquial], me costó un triunfo llegar hasta tu casa I had terrible trouble o/or a terrible job getting to your house [familiar/colloquial] al final lo convencí pero me costó un triunfo I persuaded him in the end but it was no easy task o/or it wasn't easy 1.2 (éxito) sus numerosos triunfos discográficos his many hits o/or chart successes clasificarme para la final ya es todo un triunfo qualifying for the final is a triumph in itself
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The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.