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Overview of adj prosperous

The adj prosperous has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) comfortable, easy, prosperous, well-fixed, well-heeled, well-off, well-situated, well-to-do

(in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich; "they were comfortable or even wealthy by some standards"; "easy living"; "a prosperous family"; "his family is well-situated financially"; "well-to-do members of the community")

2. (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")

3. golden, halcyon, prosperous

(marked by peace and prosperity; "a golden era"; "the halcyon days of the clipper trade")

4. golden, favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperous

(presaging or likely to bring good luck; "a favorable time to ask for a raise"; "lucky stars"; "a prosperous moment to make a decision") © 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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