- having or characterized by financial success or good fortune; flourishing; successful: a prosperous business.
- well-to-do or well-off: a prosperous family.
- favorable or propitious.
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Related Words for prosperousbooming, comfortable, well-to-do, well-heeled, well-off, affluent, rich, wealthy, robust, fortunate, flourishing, profitable, bright, happy, blooming, easy, halcyon, lucky, moneyed, opulent
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At Prosperous the barracks were burnt, and nearly all the soldiers killed.A History of England, Period III.
Rev. J. Franck Bright
Prosperous or wretched, her destiny henceforth was linked with another.Other People's Money
Protestants remembered the foul play at Prosperous; the rebels swore to avenge the treachery at the Curragh.William Pitt and the Great War
John Holland Rose
Prosperous communities sprang up in eastern Oregon and Washington.
Now concerning the city toronto this city is Beautiful and Prosperous Levele city.The Underground Railroad
- flourishing; prospering
- rich; affluent; wealthy
- favourable or promising