Associations to the word «Prosperous»


PROSPEROUS, adjective. Characterized by success
PROSPEROUS, adjective. Well off; affluent
PROSPEROUS, adjective. Favorable

Dictionary definition

PROSPEROUS, adjective. 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".
PROSPEROUS, adjective. 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".
PROSPEROUS, adjective. Marked by peace and prosperity; "a golden era"; "the halcyon days of the clipper trade".
PROSPEROUS, adjective. Presaging or likely to bring good luck; "a favorable time to ask for a raise"; "lucky stars"; "a prosperous moment to make a decision".

Wise words

Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.
Charles de Gaulle