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thriving, present participle; thrived, past tense; thriven, past participle; throve, past tense; thrives, 3rd person singular present;
  1. (of a child, animal, or plant) Grow or develop well or vigorously
    • - the new baby thrived
  2. Prosper; flourish
    • - education groups thrive on organization
    • - a thriving economy

  1. boom: grow vigorously; "The deer population in this town is thriving"; "business is booming"
  2. 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"
  3. (thriving) booming: very lively and profitable; "flourishing businesses"; "a palmy time for stockbrokers"; "a prosperous new business"; "doing a roaring trade"; "a thriving tourist center"; "did a thriving business in orchids"
  4. Thrive is the ninth studio album by Christian pop rock band Newsboys, released in 2002. It features the singles "It Is You," "Million Pieces (Kissin' Your Cares Goodbye)," and "Lord (I Don't Know)." Thrive debuted at #38 on the Billboard 200 charts, selling 37,000 units. ...
  5. Thrive (formerly called Horticultural Therapy) is a small national charity, founded in 1978 by Chris Underhill, that uses gardening to change the lives of disabled people.
  6. Thrive or, is a free, web-based personal financial management application offering personalized financial advice and specifically targeting people in their 20's and 30's. ...
  7. To grow or increase in bulk or stature; to grow vigorously or luxuriantly, to flourish; To increase in wealth or success; to prosper, be profitable
  8. (thriving) The action of the verb to thrive; That thrives; successful; flourishing or prospering
  9. (Thriving) to prosper; be fortunate or successful.
  10. Creative artisan sandwiches and salads using local or sustainable ingredients and wholesome breads are conveniently available for our guests on the go. ...
  11. Toshiba's first Android tablet running Honeycomb.
  12. A company that manufactures #10 cans of food for long-term storage. They specialize in having a wide variety of foods (such as grains, fruits, and vegetables) at a low cost. Some of their foods have a long 25+ year shelf life, many others have a lower shelf life of 8 years (or less). ...
  13. Like a person apt to be described as being apt to “Love owt like that” the very same person could be known to “Thrive on owt like that!”
  14. develop, grow and progress.