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palmy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of palmy

  1. 1 having attained a desired end or state of good fortune they knew her in her palmy days when she was living high Synonyms of palmy flourishing, going, successful, prosperous, thriving, triumphantWords Related to palmy coming, promising; booming, growing, roaring, robust; boffo, gangbusters (also gangbuster), runaway, sockoNear Antonyms of palmy futureless, hopeless, inauspicious, no-good, unpromising; collapsing, failing, flopping, flunking, folding, washing-out; declining, slipping, slumping, waning; bankrupt, kaput (also kaputt), kerflooey; destroyed, ruined, wreckedAntonyms of palmy failed, unsuccessful

  2. 2 marked by vigorous growth and well-being especially economically a palmy suburb with lots of new homes and shopping malls Synonyms of palmy booming, boomy, flourishing, golden, halcyon, healthy, lush, prosperous, prospering, roaring, successful, thrivingWords Related to palmy affluent, moneyed (also monied), opulent, rich, substantial, wealthy, well-heeled, well-off, well-to-do; comfortableNear Antonyms of palmy declining, dying, failing, floundering, languishing, struggling; bankrupt, bankrupted, insolventAntonyms of palmy depressed, unprosperous, unsuccessful

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