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Triumph

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This Canadian power trio formed in Toronto during 1975. Comprising Rik Emmett (b. 10 July 1953, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; guitar/vocals), Gil Moore (b. 12 February 1951, Canada; drums) and...

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Triumph

Geoffrey S. Sumi.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical History. 1780 words.

A spectacular ceremony including procession and sacrifice, the triumph celebrated a significant Roman military victory. According to tradition the triumph

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triumph

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 19 words.

• Kulturkampf • lymph, nymph • Arc de Triomphe • oomph • bumf, galumph, harrumph, humph • triumph

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triumph

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 19 words.

• Kulturkampf • lymph, nymph • Arc de Triomphe • oomph • bumf, galumph, harrumph, humph • triumph

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triumph

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

N.

1 a great victory or achievement: a garden built to celebrate Napoleon's many triumphs.

2 the state of being victorious or successful: the...

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triumph

Edited by GORDON CAMPBELL.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 331 words.

In classical Rome, a triumph (Latin triumphus) was the highest honour that could be bestowed on a victorious general;

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triumph

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 43 words.

n.

1 a great victory or achievement: a garden built to celebrate Napoleon's many triumphs.

2 the state of

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triumph / ~s <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 12 words.

ˈtrǝɪǝmf / -s

sp triumph28 / triumphes5, triumphs2

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triumpher / ~s <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 11 words.

trǝɪˈɤmfǝɹ / -z

sp triumpher1 / triumphers1

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Renaissance Fêtes and Triumphs

Helen M. C. Purkis.

in The International Encyclopedia of Dance

January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 1548 words.

elaborate festivals organized by or for royalty, incorporated many forms of entertainment, including dance. The triumphs, named for the triumphal

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Renaissance Fêtes and Triumphs

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

Elaborate festivals organized by or for royalty, incorporated many forms of entertainment, including dance. The triumphs, named for the triumphal arches erected for the occasion by...

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The Triumph of Life

Brent A. Strawn.

in The Bible and the Pursuit of Happiness

October 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 17773 words.

This chapter moves toward a biblical theology of happiness by tracing the theme of the triumph of life in the Bible. The triumph of life is meant to be a thick description of happiness, one...

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The Triumph of Monarchy?

J. H. Burns.

in Lordship, Kingship, and Empire

July 1992; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 7174 words.

This chapter discusses the notion of a ‘the triumph of monarchy’. In this chapter two ways with which the monarchy seemingly triumphed are discussed and evaluated. The first one belongs...

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<i>Triumph of Peace, The</i>

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 142 words.

A *masque by James Shirley, acted and printed 1634; a spectacular torchlight procession (or ‘triumph’) of the masquers, from Holborn to Whitehall, preceded the masque proper. It was an...

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<i>Triumph of Peace, The</i>

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 179 words.

A *masque by James *Shirley, acted and printed 1634. This was the best known of all 17th‐century masques, mainly because of the spectacular torchlight procession (or ‘triumph’) of the...

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Why Did Culture Triumph?

Carl N. Degler.

in In Search of Human Nature

January 1993; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. 11466 words.

This chapter examines the triumph of culture over race as the basis of the study of human nature. It suggests that a general urge to know, combined with a professional and scientifically...

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The Triumph in <i>Triumph of the Will</i>

George Dickie.

in The British Journal of Aesthetics

April 2005; p ublished online April 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 0 words.

The question at issue is whether moral defects of artworks can be aesthetic defects. Noël Carroll claims they can be, Berys Gaut claims they are, and James Anderson and Jeffrey Dean claim...

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Triumph of Peace

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A masque by J. Shirley, acted and printed 1634.

This was the best known of all 17th‐cent. masques, mainly because of the spectacular torchlight procession (or ‘triumph’) of the...

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The triumph of branding

Robert Jones.

in Branding: A Very Short Introduction

June 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Brand Management. 3436 words.

Brands have been around for centuries, but the idea has become central to our lives since the 1980s. Since then, branding has become pervasive, reaching into even the poorest parts of the...

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Triumph of Life

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

An unfinished visionary poem by P. B. Shelley, published from rough drafts 1824.

Composed in terza rima, the poem is strongly influenced by Dante's Inferno, Petrarch's Trionfi, and...

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Triumph of the Will

Overview page. Subjects: Sport and Leisure.

A documentary film of the Nazi Party's Nuremberg Congress in 1934. Leni Riefenstahl directed the film and it exudes a strong sense of her preoccupation with the human body, which achieved...

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