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Dictionary entry overview: What does Pyrrhic victory mean?
• PYRRHIC VICTORY (noun)
The noun PYRRHIC VICTORY has 1 sense:
1. a victory that is won by incurring terrible losses
Familiarity information: PYRRHIC VICTORY used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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A victory that is won by incurring terrible losses
Nouns denoting natural events
Hypernyms ("Pyrrhic victory" is a kind of...):
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