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Synonyms for thrive
θraɪv; ˈθrɪv ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boom, thrive, flourish, expand(verb)

    grow vigorously

    "The deer population in this town is thriving"; "business is booming"

    Synonyms:
    elaborate, wave, fly high, expound, exposit, flourish, spread out, blast, amplify, lucubrate, blow up, din, extend, inflate, expatiate, nail, brandish, flesh out, dilate, thunder, boom, enlarge, prosper, expand, boom out, smash

  2. thrive, prosper, fly high, flourish(verb)

    make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance

    "The new student is thriving"

    Synonyms:
    wave, brandish, prosper, fly high, boom, expand, flourish

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. thrive

    A person succeeds when he accomplishes what he attempts, or attains a desired object or result; an enterprise or undertaking succeeds that has a prosperous result. To win implies that some one loses, but one may succeed where no one fails. A solitary swimmer succeeds in reaching the shore; if we say he wins the shore we contrast him with himself as a possible loser. Many students may succeed in study; a few win the special prizes, for which all compete. Compare FOLLOW.

    Synonyms:
    achieve, attain, flourish, prevail, prosper, succeed, win

    Antonyms:
    be defeated, come short, fail, fall short, lose, miscarry, miss

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. thrive

    Synonyms:
    prosper, increase, flourish, grow, succeed, fatten, luxuriate

    Antonyms:
    decay, lade, wane, wither, decline, waste, languish, diminish, droop, pine

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. thrive(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    prosper, succeed, get on, come on, become wealthy, get rich

  2. thrive(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    grow, increase, advance, flourish, improve, make improvement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. thrive(v)

    Synonyms:
    flourish, prosper

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    prosper, flourish, grow, succeed, blossom, flourish

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. THRIVE

    Synonyms:
    Thrombin Inhibitor in Venous Thromboembolism

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How to use thrive in a sentence?

  1. Sarah N. Cleghorn:

    The unfit die -- the fit both live and thrive. Alas, who say so They who do survive.

  2. Paul Hokemeyer:

    Single peopleshouldn't look to simply survive the holidays, but rather, use the reflective time of the season to thrive.

  3. Russell Baker:

    Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune. For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure in events that dismay the rest of humanity.

  4. Andy Crestodina:

    Entrepreneurs understand where they can thrive, and how to create value.

  5. Dave Grimaldi:

    We look forward to the certainty that December's decision will bring, and are prepared to thrive in a number of potential outcomes.


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