triumph

The Correct spelling is: triumph

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  • intr.v., -umphed, -umph·ing, -umphs.
    1. To be victorious or successful; win.
    2. To rejoice over a success or victory; exult.
    3. To receive honors upon return from a victory in ancient Rome. Used of a general.
    n.
    1. The fact of being victorious; victory or conquest. See synonyms at victory.
    2. A noteworthy or spectacular success.
    3. Exultation or rejoicing over victory or success.
    4. A public celebration in ancient Rome to welcome a returning victorious commander and his army.
    5. Obsolete. A public celebration or spectacular pageant.

    [Middle English triomfen, from Old French triumpher, from Latin triumphāre, from triumphus, triumph, from earlier triumpus, ultimately (probably via Etruscan) from Greek thriambos, hymn to Dionysus.]


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