triumph over

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But none shared the general feeling of dissatisfaction so keenly as Cedric the Saxon, who saw, in each advantage gained by the Norman challengers, a repeated triumph over the honour of England.
And precious and dear as many persons are to me- father, sister, wife- those dearest to me- yet dreadful and unnatural as it seems, I would give them all at once for a moment of glory, of triumph over men, of love from men I don't know and never shall know, for the love of these men here," he thought, as he listened to voices in Kutuzov's courtyard.
All the same, I love and value nothing but triumph over them all, I value this mystic power and glory that is floating here above me in this mist
I remember trying to persuade myself that if I never budged till Irene's return, it would be an amusing triumph over Mary.
And that is why I can triumph over your error and your merely animal intelligence, Frederic Larsan.
Parisian customs, said the community, were about to triumph over time-honored provincial ways.
Cardiff thirds earned their second win of the season with a 35-run home triumph over Abercarn.
Prasanna Piereis and Sanjeeva Dias grabbed seven wickets between them to steer Al Fahim to a six-wicket triumph over Etihad Engineering.
CARMARTHEN Wanderers continued their impressive return to the top flight of the Thomas Carroll South Wales Cricket Association with a six-wicket triumph over basement club Llangennech.
3 overs to spare, secured a first ODI series triumph over the Kiwis for 19 years.
Coca-Cola followed suit with a 54-run triumph over Indian School Junior Team.
AB DE Villiers and Hashim Amla hit majestic centuries to lead South Africa to a crushing 231-run triumph over Holland in their World Cup Group B match in Mohali yesterday.