"trophy" Definition

  1. n. A sign or memorial of a victory raised on the field of battle, or, in case of a naval victory, on the nearest land. Sometimes trophies were erected in the chief city of the conquered people.
  2. n. The representation of such a memorial, as on a medal; esp. (Arch.), an ornament representing a group of arms and military weapons, offensive and defensive.
  3. n. Anything taken from an enemy and preserved as a memorial of victory, as arms, flags, standards, etc.
  4. n. Any evidence or memorial of victory or conquest; as, every redeemed soul is a trophy of grace.

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Position in dictionary: 103278 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "trophy": 1
Words that end with "trophy": 7
Words that contain "trophy": 9
Next words in dictionary: tropic, tropical, tropically, tropidine, tropilidene, tropine, tropist, tropologic, tropological, tropologize
Previous words in dictionary: trophosperm, trophosome, trophonian, trophies, trophied, trophic, trophi, tropeine, trope, tropaeolin

English Dictionary Definition of trophy

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