[ vik-tawr-ee-uhs ]
Part of SpeechadjectiveOrigin + Etymology
Late-Middle English; from the Anglo-Norman French victorious, from the Latin victoriosus, from Victoria
adjectivehaving achieved victory; conquering; triumphant
adjectiveA) She prepared for the debate for weeks and emerged victorious. B) The soldiers were victorious in the battle due to their successful teamwork and strategy.