from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To be fortunate or successful, especially in terms of one's finances; thrive.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To favor; to render successful.
- v. To be successful; to succeed; to be fortunate or prosperous; to thrive; to make gain.
- v. To grow; to increase.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To be successful; to succeed; to be fortunate or prosperous; to thrive; to make gain.
- intransitive v. To grow; to increase.
- transitive v. To favor; to render successful.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To be prosperous or successful; succeed; thrive; advance or improve in any good thing: said of persons.
- To be in a successful state: turn out fortunalely or happily: said of affairs, business, and the like.
- To increase in size; grow.
- To make prosperous; favor; promote the success of.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance
The simple way for America to prosper is to ask the Republicans what they think we should do .... and then do the exact opposite.
Teach people that the best way to prosper is to help themselves not by hand outs.
It will require each of us to remind ourselves that we rise and fall as one nation; and that a country in which only a few prosper is antithetical to our ideals and our democracy.
"I believe the only way Kosovo will fully prosper is if Kosovo Serbs see a secure and peaceful future for themselves," she said.
The big problem likely for prosper is too many fraudulent applications due to the fact that they are entirely internet-based, not any problem with "normal" bad loans ...
Constantin says: jeffry house: Allowing racism to prosper is itself racist.
Those with the assets should give them to the collective so everyone can prosper is a weak ideal and is against the founding documents and founding moral codes of general society.
There are those sequels where they put different people in a similar situation (Hills Have Eyes II or example), but I don't think this movie could even prosper from a sequel like that.
To paraphrase - all that it takes for evil to prosper is for good men to stand by and do nothing.
“All that it takes for lies to prosper is for the truth to remain silent” and so on …