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Synonyms and Antonyms of flourish

  1. 1 to grow vigorously <that plant flourishes in cool, wet weather> Synonyms burgeon (also bourgeon), thrive, prosperRelated Words luxuriate, overgrow, proliferate, shoot up; germinate, root, sprout; bloom, flower, fruit, produce, propagate, regenerate, seed

  2. 2 to reach a desired level of accomplishment <the arts program flourished once it received adequate funding> Synonyms arrive, succeed, prosper, thriveRelated Words prevail, triumph, win; excelNear Antonyms flounder, struggleAntonyms fail

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