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English definition of “prosper”

prosper

verb [I] uk   /ˈprɒs.pər/ us    /ˈprɑː.spɚ/
(of a person or a business) to be or become successful, especially financially: A lot of microchip manufacturing companies prospered at that time.Starting, succeeding and failing in businessSucceeding, achieving and fulfilling
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