Adjectives for Victory | Words to describe Victory


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  • 1. Tiglath-pileser had achieved an overwhelming victory against an army superior to his own in numbers. 🔊
  • 2. They put the name Jesus actually above every name in the experiences of tense conflict and sweeping victory it stands for. 🔊
  • 3. Sinan, in his royal galley, led the way in, contemptuously assured of an easy victory over so insignificant a place of arms. 🔊
  • 4. A battle, a great victory, a siege no longer maintains its original proportions, but is put off with a mere allusion. 🔊
  • 5. But if the Germans had the satisfaction of scoring a local victory in this quarter, things were by no means rosy for them elsewhere. 🔊
  • 6. British and Tories alike had promised them certain victory, and for a while it had seemed that the promises would come true. 🔊
  • 7. In this great struggle the mill owners may well claim the material victory; but with just as much right the workers can claim the moral victory. 🔊
  • 8. While his Majesty was still in great joy at his happy victory, the other courier arrived with the real details. 🔊
  • 9. His words are reported as follows: "The complete victory fills me with gratitude. 🔊
  • 10. Chickering and Steinway have carried off prizes in a piano-forte tilt, each grudging the other his share of the common victory. 🔊
  • 11. Still that is what Britain is up against, and Britain can only secure an honourable victory by surpassing them. 🔊
  • 12. There was a month of this war against Nature, when the violence of the acute attack subsided and a partial victory was gained against great odds. 🔊
  • 13. The news that they were to attack Corinth fired the army with enthusiasm, and eagerly did they go forward to what they thought was certain victory. 🔊
  • 14. They congratulated themselves and the nation on a civil victory as glorious and as honorable as any that had obtained in arms during that reign of triumphs. 🔊
  • 15. As it was, the Americans, by luck and by the tenacity of Washington and a few other leaders, had won the first victory. 🔊
  • 16. One might as soon try to fake the old VICTORY at Portsmouth into a line of battleship again. 🔊
  • 17. It was a moral victory when he finally reached the point at which he went for several weeks without any desire for morphine and finally presented the remaining tablets to a hospital. 🔊
  • 18. Reinforcements were hurried, and the result of his preparations was the decided victory of the battle of Chattanooga and Missionary Ridge. 🔊
  • 19. Encouraged by his first victory he used his nails to such purpose that he succeeded in liberating himself from his assailants, and jumping the hedge by the roadside he began to fly across the country. 🔊
  • 20. In the Monastery of St. Valentine there was another woman, waiting for him to come to her with the news of a glorious victory. 🔊
  • 21. The intermediate elements of the intelligentsia, under the influence of the parliamentary victory of the proletariat, might possibly display less resistance to the new regime. 🔊
  • 22. That was the famous first battle of Philippi, prematurely reported in Italy as a decisive victory for the Republican cause. 🔊
  • 23. French inventors attacked the problems of the heavier-than-air machine with a will, and their unfailing determination and refusal to accept defeat or failure made final victory inevitable. 🔊
  • 24. And many a youth as he bounded gaily forward to the arena of trial, cast a glance of anticipated victory back upon the lovely object of village chivalry. 🔊
  • 25. On October 5 he brought him to action near the river Thames, winning a complete victory and killing Tecumseh. 🔊
  • 26. It was only by the foreboding watchfulness of the gunner that we were prevented from going ashore, where, doubtless, the pirates expected to have obtained an easy victory over us. 🔊
  • 27. It was clear we should play a prominent part in the next general election, and that, given a Conservative victory, I should be assured of office. 🔊
  • 28. It is a thing to remember with pride, that the proclamation calling for the second three hundred thousand by draft, was received with the same joy as though we had heard of a great victory. 🔊
  • 29. If the Croppies would rise and gain one decisive victory, then Dublin, joining them openly, would turn and tear its rulers. 🔊
  • 30. The troops of the garrison and their allies, the scum of the streets, thought that they had scored a great victory and inflicted deep humiliation on the unpopular martinet who ruled and harried them. 🔊
  • 31. They would be willing for her to stand aloft and prophesy victory for their arms, but that she should arm herself and lead them in battle, and direct operations herself, fills them with disgust and contempt. 🔊
  • 32. If the theist, by such means, should gain a complete victory, this would be due to the faith of the vanquished, rather than to the superiority of the logic by which he is subdued. 🔊
  • 33. The development of the girl's character and her eventual victory over her turbulent disposition combine to form a story of unusual merit and one which will hold its reader's eager attention throughout. 🔊
  • 34. A sense of my obstinate tendency to evil did but rouse me to resolutions of exertion; for I knew that will and strength to continue the conflict were a pledge of final victory. 🔊
  • 35. Against this view, the argument is advanced that the United States would in any case have entered the war, in order to avoid a German victory. 🔊
  • 36. The development of the girl's character and her eventual victory over her turbulent disposition combine to form a story of unusual merit and one which will hold its reader's eager attention throughout. 🔊
  • 37. While a large part of the people seemed to expect a cheap and speedy victory by some sort of white magic, the Administration was getting ready to work for victory. 🔊
  • 38. Both Vendome and Eugene displayed all their skill to foil each other; and perhaps so bravely contested a field was as honorable to each as a great victory. 🔊
  • 39. If Britain only wields her sword so well and honourably, as to gain unstinted victory, that will prove to be the firmest basis for future respect and enduring peace. 🔊
  • 40. When I told her this she was docile at first, but the fire broke out anew at some new victory of mine in the auction rooms, which one of my spiteful friends told her about. 🔊
  • 41. The conquest of the Azores is described as a fiercely won but brilliant victory over all the islands; and Cervantes immortalized the genius and gallantry of the admiral in a sonnet. 🔊
  • 42. The Spanish Admiral, not comprehending the meaning of the American withdrawal, wired to Madrid a report of a wonderful victory. 🔊
  • 43. It mentioned, incidentally, a legend to the effect that every year, upon the anniversary of the celebrated victory, spectral squadrons had been seen by the peasants charging battalions of ghostly grenadiers. 🔊
  • 44. The more one thinks about this mediation proposal the more convinced one becomes, that it would at least have worked for a diplomatic victory for the Entente Powers. 🔊
  • 45. To conquer a man is nothing for a woman to boast of, but to conquer a woman is a real victory, because it requires in a man, to conquer a woman, far more qualities than it requires in a woman to conquer a man. 🔊
  • 46. The bloody battle of Malplaquet had but just been fought: a deluge of blood had been spilt, and another great victory scored by the allies, at a cost of twenty thousand slain. 🔊
  • 47. Eager, leviathan, his cap doffed with a sweeping gesture as he made a low bow, Stransky was the very spirit of retributive victory returning to claim the ground that he had lost. 🔊
  • 48. The House voted that the not prosecuting the first victory of June 1665 was a miscarriage, and one of the greatest: a snub to the Duke of York. 🔊
  • 49. From Kernstown the area of disturbance spread like wildfire till the tactical victory of seven thousand Federals had spoilt the strategy of thirty times as many. 🔊
  • 50. Those who were not in the zone at the time of the voting might well be astounded at the result, which was an Austrian victory by 22,025 votes against 15,278 for Yugoslavia. 🔊

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