- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈpɹɑs.pə.ɹəs/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɹɒs.p(ə.)ɹəs/
Audio (US) (file)
- Rhymes: -ɒspəɹəs, -ɒspɹəs
- Hyphenation: pros‧per‧ous, pros‧perous
- characterized by success
- Trading Babe Ruth was far more prosperous for the Yankees than for the Red Sox.
- well off; affluent
- He was raised in a very prosperous household.
- He chose a prosperous lottery number that evening.
- (characterized by success): successful; see also Thesaurus:prosperous
- (well off): affluent, rich, well off, well-to-do, wealthy; see also Thesaurus:wealthy
- (favorable): favorable, lucky; see also Thesaurus:auspicious
characterized by success
well off; affluent
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