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Definition of Victor


  1. The winner in a contest; one who gets the better of another in any struggle; esp., one who defeats an enemy in battle; a vanquisher; a conqueror; -- often followed by art, rarely by of.
  2. A destroyer.
  3. Victorious.

Victor Quotations

In war, whichever side may call itself the victor, there are no winners, but all are losers.
Neville Chamberlain

From the beginning, about the rude altar of the god, to the days of Goethe, of Leopardi, and of Victor Hugo, the poet is the leader in the dance of life; and the phrase by which we name his singularity, the poetic temperament, denotes the primacy of that passion in his blood with which the frame of other men is less richly charged.
George Edward Woodberry

The greenhorn is the ultimate victor in everything; it is he that gets the most out of life.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

The victor belongs to the spoils.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

I'd rather be a victor than a victim.
Robert Kiyosaki
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Victor Translations

victor in French is vainqueur, triomphateur
victor in German is Sieger
victor in Italian is vincitore
victor in Latin is victor
victor in Swedish is segrare
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