thriving

adjective

Definition of thriving

:characterized by success or prosperity
  • a thriving business

thrivingly

play \ˈthrī-viŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of thriving in a Sentence

  1. our new landscaping business is thriving

  2. the once thriving downtown has fallen into steep decline since the new mall was built

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First Known Use of thriving

1604



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