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1. Being the winner in a contest or struggle: the victorious army.
2. Characteristic of or expressing a sense of victory or fulfillment: a victorious cheer.

vic·to′ri·ous·ly adv.
vic·to′ri·ous·ness n.
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Adv.1.victoriously - in a victorious mannervictoriously - in a victorious manner; "Virginia had defended her land victoriously"
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[vɪkˈtɔːrɪəslɪ] ADVvictoriosamente, triunfalmente
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advsiegreich, als Sieger(in)
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(ˈviktə) noun
the person who wins a battle or other contest.
vicˈtorious (-ˈtoː-) adjective
successful or winning. the victorious army; Which team was victorious?
vicˈtoriously adverb
ˈvictoryplural ˈvictories noun
(a) defeat of an enemy or rival. Our team has had two defeats and eight victories; At last they experienced the joy of victory.
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The earth heaved up, and with great difficulty some few spectators obtained a momentary glimpse of the projectile victoriously cleaving the air in the midst of the fiery vapors!
Now will children's laughter ever from coffins flow; now will a strong wind ever come victoriously unto all mortal weariness: of this thou art thyself the pledge and the prophet!
We too will take part..." the reader went on, and then paused ("Do you see," shouted the youth victoriously, "he's going to clear up the whole affair for you...."), "in destroying them, and will send these visitors to the devil.
When she looked at the letter again -- when she read the words once more which told her that the recovery of the lost fortune was her sister's triumph, not hers, she had victoriously trampled down all little jealousies and all mean regrets; she could say in he r hearts of hearts, "Norah has deserved it!"
"And did you promise the queen," resumed D'Artagnan, petulantly, "to storm the Tower of London, to kill a hundred thousand soldiers, to fight victoriously against the wishes of the nation and the ambition of a man, and when that man is Cromwell?
But thoughts like these troubled very few of the reckless crew; and when, after steadily dropping and dropping the pirates astern, the Pequod at last shot by the vivid green Cockatoo Point on the Sumatra side, emerging at last upon the broad waters beyond; then, the harpooneers seemed more to grieve that the swift whales had been gaining upon the ship, than to rejoice that the ship had so victoriously gained upon the Malays.
"Well then, senor," returned Sancho, "I say that for some days past I have been considering how little is got or gained by going in search of these adventures that your worship seeks in these wilds and cross-roads, where, even if the most perilous are victoriously achieved, there is no one to see or know of them, and so they must be left untold for ever, to the loss of your worship's object and the credit they deserve; therefore it seems to me it would be better
"And yet you were battling with muscles that have time and time again been pitted, and always victoriously, against these terrors of the dark continent.
An inbred capacity for stratagem of the finest sort; inexhaustible inventive resources; patience which can flourish under superhuman trials; presence of mind which can keep its balance victoriously under every possible stress of emergency--these are some of the qualifications which must accompany Love on a cruise, when Love embarks in the character of a contraband commodity not duly entered on the papers of the ship.
An incredible show of talent of many DPT students, has victoriously reached its destination today in the Health Fair and Poster and Model Competitions.
While expressing confidence to emerge victoriously, Adoji enjoined his supporters to remain calm and totally disregard what he described as 'fake news.'
The Indian delegation led by Speaker Lok Sabha protested and tried to interrupt deputy Speaker speech, however their attempt went unheeded and Suri continued his speech and victoriously apprised the conference about the worst situation in Kashmir.