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palm·y

 (pä′mē)
adj. palm·i·er, palm·i·est
1. Of or relating to palm trees.
2. Covered with palm trees.
3. Prosperous; flourishing: palmy times for stockbrokers.

palmy

(ˈpɑːmɪ)
adj, palmier or palmiest
1. prosperous, flourishing, or luxurious: a palmy life.
2. covered with, relating to, or resembling palms: a palmy beach.

palm•y

(ˈpɑ mi)

adj. palm•i•er, palm•i•est.
1. prosperous or flourishing.
2. abounding in palms.
3. palmlike.
[1595–1605]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.palmy - 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"
successful - having succeeded or being marked by a favorable outcome; "a successful architect"; "a successful business venture"
Translations

palmy

[ˈpɑːmɪ] ADJpróspero, feliz
those palmy daysaquellos días tan prósperos

palmy

adj (+er) daysglücklich, unbeschwert
References in classic literature ?
Little Meriem still played with Geeka, lavishing all her childish love upon the now almost hopeless ruin of what had never, even in its palmiest days, possessed even a slight degree of loveliness.
Liverpool architect and historian Sir James Picton wrote: "The east portico, with its 16 columns and its lofty flight of steps, forms a promenade worthy of Greece in her palmiest days.
With all this, we have an idea, amounting to profound conviction, that the highest and palmiest state of health, ministering to a long life, and accompanied throughout by all that makes a man physically the superior animal of the earth, and crowned at last with a painless and easy death--we have an idea, we say, that all this is only attainable, (except in rare natural instances,) by a cultivated mentality, by the intellectual, by the reasoning man.