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Definition of Victory

Victory
Victory Vic"to*ry, n.; pl. Victories. [OE. victorie, OF. victorie, victoire, F. victoire, L. victoria. See Victor.] The defeat of an enemy in battle, or of an antagonist in any contest; a gaining of the superiority in any struggle or competition; conquest; triumph; -- the opposite of defeat. Death is swallowed up in victory. --1 Cor. xv. 54. God on our side, doubt not of victory. --Shak. Victory may be honorable to the arms, but shameful to the counsels, of a nation. --Bolingbroke.

Meaning of Victory from wikipedia

- The term victory (from Latin victoria) originally applied to warfare, and denotes success achieved in personal combat, after military operations in general...
- …For Victory is the fifth album by British death metal band Bolt Thrower. It was recorded at Sawmill studios in 1994, produced by Colin Richardson and...
- A Pyrrhic victory (/ˈpɪrɪk/ (listen) PIRR-ik) is a victory that inflicts such a devastating toll on the victor that it is tantamount to defeat. Someone...
- Victory Motorcycles was an American motorcycle manufacturer with its final ****embly facility in Spirit Lake, ****inson County, northwestern Iowa, United...
- Victory Day (also shortened as V-Day) is a common name of many different public holidays in various countries to commemorate victories in important battles...
- examples of Victory troopship are: SS Aiken Victory, SS Chanute Victory, SS Cody Victory, SS Colby Victory, SS Cranston Victory, SS Gustavus Victory, SS Hagerstown...
- HMS Victory is a 104-gun first-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, ordered in 1758, laid down in 1759 and launched in 1765. She is best known for...
- Escape to Victory, known simply as Victory in North America, is a 1981 American film about Allied prisoners of war who are interned in a German prison...
- may refer to: Victory Garden, Macau, a park Victory Gardens, New Jersey, United States Victory Gardens Theater, a Chicago theater Victory Gardens, Renfrewshire...
- Victory over ****an Day (also known as V-J Day, Victory in the Pacific Day, or V-P Day) is the day on which Imperial ****an surrendered in World War II,...
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