verb (used without object), thrived or throve [throhv], /θroʊv/, thrived or thriv·en [thriv-uhn], /ˈθrɪv ən/, thriv·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM thrivethriver, nounthriv·ing·ly, adverbun·thriv·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for thrive
Winston has the tools to thrive in Washington, which will need its third point guard to have a steady hand almost above all else.Wizards’ plan for John Wall involves fewer minutes, more run for Ish Smith, Cassius Winston|Ava Wallace|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Some players thrive in the rotation because of the time in between starts, whereas some players are able to bounce back and pitch in back-to-back days.Nationals protect Steven Fuentes, Yasel Antuna and Joan Adon from Rule 5 draft|Jesse Dougherty|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Today, it’s a thriving hub of art, music, food, and community that proves a great atmosphere for LGBTQ transplants.Berkeley: A City That Fights for the Rights of All|LGBTQ-Editor|November 20, 2020|No Straight News
Tens of thousands of feet below the surface, deep-sea fish and crustaceans thrive amidst extreme pressure, freezing cold, and absolute darkness.Researchers found signs of human pollution in animals living six miles beneath the sea|Kate Baggaley|November 19, 2020|Popular Science
Since its founding, Dallas has continued to grow and thrive, and is now home to 9 Fortune 500 companies, 41 colleges and universities, multiple professional sports teams, and a myriad of businesses and industries.
Since 2009, the goat has had a thriving Twitter presence as well, today enjoying up to nearly 8,000 followers.
Thousands of years ago, Meroe was a thriving hub of trade and home to some 25,000 residents.
The company has been plagued by accusations of rape in the United States but still appears to be thriving.
Thanks to the jazz scene, the city fostered a thriving African-American culture.
But even before this celebrity benediction, Brooklyn was thriving in the City of Lights.
Mr. Hancock, discreetly holding his peace, attended to his many thriving and very profitable business ventures.
And indeed to whose interest would it be to have an English company granted a monopoly of a thriving branch of American trade?
Of refined tastes, including a penchant for blue china, being a thriving bachelor, he was able to gratify them.
But Carlisle is peaceful and quiet enough at the present time, a place of considerable size and with a thriving commerce.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
Richmond had grown in approximately twenty-five years from a village to a thriving city.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey