n.the exultation of victory
Songs of triumph are heard all round and good news keeps pouring in.
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils; but present evils triumph over it. ——La Rochefoucauld
Fiction is ART and ART is the triumph over chaos(no less)and we can accomplish this only by the most vigilant exercise of choice…
Charlotte would assuage him with some peculiar triumph of her culinary ART
“I recollect,” said Waverley; “but did not the triumph of Presbytery AT the Revolution extinguish thAT sect?”
DID it not symbolize the eternal, unvarying triumph of Good over Evil?
It was our young acquaintance of Baymouth, Mr. Spavin, who had GOT his degree, and was driving homewards in triumph in his yellow postchaise
"No," replied he with an air of triumph which would have puzzled the most clever diviner
heR maternal instinct eitheR to worry or boast puts my slightest failing or smallest triumph on the public stage.
He was entitled in an hour of triumph to the limelight that had so pitilessly beaten down on HIM through all his adversities