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Overview of verb flourish

The verb flourish has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (11) boom, thrive, flourish, expand

(grow vigorously; "The deer population in this town is thriving"; "business is booming")

2. (1) thrive, prosper, fly high, flourish

(make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance; "The new student is thriving")

3. brandish, flourish, wave

(move or swing back and forth; "She waved her gun")

Overview of adj flourishing

The adj flourishing has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. booming, flourishing, palmy, prospering, prosperous, roaring, thriving

(very lively and profitable; "flourishing businesses"; "a palmy time for stockbrokers"; "a prosperous new business"; "doing a roaring trade"; "a thriving tourist center"; "did a thriving business in orchids") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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