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English definition of “prosperous”

prosperous

adjective uk   /ˈprɒs.pər.əs/ us    /ˈprɑː.spɚ-/
C1 successful, usually by earning a lot of money: In a prosperous country like this, no one should go hungry.Wealthiness and wealthy
prosperously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Wealthiness and wealthy
(Definition of prosperous from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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