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pros·per·i·ty

 (prŏ-spĕr′ĭ-tē)
n.
The condition of being prosperous.

prosperity

(prɒˈspɛrɪtɪ)
n
the condition of prospering; success or wealth

pros•per•i•ty

(prɒˈspɛr ɪ ti)

n.
a successful, flourishing, or thriving condition, esp. in financial respects; good fortune.
[1175–1225; Middle English prosperite < Old French < Latin prosperitās. See prosperous, -ity]

prosperity

  • land of milk and honey - In the Bible, a land of prosperity and plenty promised by God to the Israelites.
  • pumpkin time - The end of prosperity and a return to normal.
  • thrift - First meant "acquired wealth, prosperity, success."
  • welfare - Originally the phrase wel fare—first meaning "happiness" or "prosperity."
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prosperity - an economic state of growth with rising profits and full employmentprosperity - an economic state of growth with rising profits and full employment
economic condition - the condition of the economy
boom - a state of economic prosperity
2.prosperity - the condition of prospering; having good fortune
eudaemonia, eudaimonia, upbeat, wellbeing, well-being, welfare - a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous; "the town was finally on the upbeat after our recent troubles"
good fortune, good luck, luckiness - an auspicious state resulting from favorable outcomes
strength - the condition of financial success; "the strength of the company's stock in recent weeks"
success - a state of prosperity or fame; "he is enjoying great success"; "he does not consider wealth synonymous with success"

prosperity

prosperity

noun
1. A state of health, happiness, and prospering:
2. Steady good fortune or financial security:
Informal: easy street.
Idioms: comfortable circumstances, the good life.
Translations
إِزْدِهَارنَجاح، إزْدِهار
blahobytprospívání
fremgangvelstand
vauraus
blagostanje
velgengni
繁栄
번영
blaginja
imućstvo
välstånd
ความเจริญรุ่งเรือง
gönençrefahzenginlik
sự thịnh vượng

prosperity

[prɒsˈperɪtɪ] Nprosperidad f

prosperity

[prɒˈspɛrɪti] nprospérité f

prosperity

nWohlstand m, → Reichtum m; (of business)Prosperität f

prosperity

[prɒsˈpɛrɪtɪ] nbenessere m, prosperità

prosper

(ˈprospə) verb
to do well; to succeed. His business is prospering.
proˈsperity (-ˈspe-) noun
success; wealth. We wish you happiness and prosperity.
ˈprosperous adjective
successful, especially in business. a prosperous businessman.
ˈprosperously adverb

prosperity

إِزْدِهَار blahobyt fremgang Wohlstand ευημερία prosperidad vauraus prospérité blagostanje prosperità 繁栄 번영 voorspoed fremgang pomyślność prosperidade процветание välstånd ความเจริญรุ่งเรือง gönenç sự thịnh vượng 繁荣
References in classic literature ?
That exultation is only to be checked by the foresight of an order of things so excellent as to throw all our prosperities into the deepest shade.
We sympathize in the great moments of history, in the great discoveries, the great resistances, the great prosperities of men;--because there law was enacted, the sea was searched, the land was found, or the blow was struck, for us, as we ourselves in that place would have done or applauded.