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thrive

verb [I] uk   /θraɪv/ (thrived or US also throve, thrived or US also thriven) us  
C1 to grow, develop, or be successful: His business thrived in the years before the war. She seems to thrive on stress.
thriving
adjective uk   /ˈθraɪ.vɪŋ/ us  
C2 a thriving economy
Translations of “thrive”
in Spanish crecer mucho, prosperar…
in French prospérer…
in German gedeihen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 茁壯成長, 興旺,繁榮…
in Russian процветать…
in Turkish gelişmek, serpilmek, başarılı ve mutlu olmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 茁壮成长, 兴旺,繁荣…
in Polish kwitnąć, dobrze się rozwijać…
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