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adv.1.In a thriving manner.
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With this object, large bodies of the soldiery were several times despatched to the Mansion House to await his orders: but as he could, by no threats or persuasions, be induced to give any, and as the men remained in the open street, fruitlessly for any good purpose, and thrivingly for a very bad one; these laudable attempts did harm rather than good.
Had Ireland been doing thrivingly I wouldn't be sitting here in Doonbeg right now.