So even as democracy is flourishing in a way that is rare in Asia, the political system in closing in on itself.
Is that really all that the flourishing American elite owes to the sinking American mainstream?
So yes, couture is alive and flourishing, thanks to wealth located far from its spiritual home of Paris.
And secondly, the interest is to build a flourishing democracy as an alternative to a hateful ideology.
Strangio is at his best when exposing what appears to be a flourishing civil society in Cambodia.
“Howd hard, mester,” said the big smith, flourishing about his hammer.
The gardens were visited, and several of the plants were in a flourishing condition.
Now, after a few days' absence, he found a flourishing village, and one by no means devoid of interest and attraction.
Where are the cities which were flourishing when David sang?
Before ascending the hill, the young man walked through his garden in the crater, where everything was flourishing and doing well.
c.1300, "to blossom, grow," from Old French floriss-, stem of florir "blossom, flower, bloom, flourish," from Latin florere "to bloom, blossom, flower," figuratively "to flourish, be prosperous," from flos "a flower" (see flora).
Metaphoric sense of "thrive" is mid-14c. Meaning "to brandish (a weapon)" first attested late 14c. Related: Flourished; flourishing.
c.1500, "a blossom," from flourish (v.). Meaning "ostentatious waving of a weapon" is from 1550s; that of "literary or rhetorical embellishment" is from c.1600.