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  • adj. That thrives; successful; flourishing or prospering.
  • n. The action of the verb to thrive.
  • v. Present participle of thrive.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Prosperous or successful; advancing in well-being or wealth; thrifty; flourishing: increasing; growing: as, a thriving mechanic; a thriving trader; a thriving town.
  • Successful; famous; worthy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. very lively and profitable

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