- a successful, flourishing, or thriving condition, especially in financial respects; good fortune.
- prosperities, prosperous circumstances, characterized by financial success or good fortune.
Origin of prosperity
Related Words for prosperitieswealth, success, accomplishment, riches, expansion, benefit, growth, well-being, boom, interest, welfare, inflation, abundance, do, good, fortune, advantage, ease, arrival, increase
Examples from the Web for prosperities
Historical Examples of prosperities
The Ashṭalakshmîs—the Eight Prosperities—entered the town that night and went house by house into every street.
When the morning dawned, the Prosperities had already taken up a permanent abode with the family.
- the condition of prospering; success or wealth
Word Origin and History for prosperities
c.1200, from Old French prosprete (12c., Modern French prospérité) and directly from Latin prosperitatem (nominative prosperitas) "good fortune," from prosperus (see prosper).