Victory

  • (noun): A successful ending of a struggle or contest.
    Example: "The general always gets credit for his army's victory"
    Synonyms: triumph

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Victory, Minneapolis - History
... The Victory neighborhood was once home to the many factory and mill workers of north Minneapolis in the early 20th century ... After World War I, the city named Victory Memorial Parkway and built upon it a memorial to all local soldiers who died in the World Wars ... By contrast with many of the surrounding neighborhoods, Victory residents enjoy a low crime rate and a higher standard of living ...

Famous quotes containing the word victory:

    It is not the cause for which men took up arms that makes a victory more just or less, it is the order that is established when arms have been laid down.
    Simone Weil (1909–1943)

    A victory is twice itself when the achiever brings home full numbers.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    In social halls a favored guest
    In years that follow victory won,
    How sweet to feel your festal fame
    In woman’s glance instinctive thrown:
    Repose is yours—your deed is known,
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)