flourishing flourishing  /f ˈlɜ rɪ ʃɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) very lively and profitable

Usage(s):

  1. Today, President Allen's bitter little cactus is tall, green and fat, and as flourishing as any in the entire Pacific Northwest.
  2. Banana trees and grape vines were flourishing.
  3. By the early 1970s, Milk had moved to San Francisco, enraptured by its flourishing hippie sensibilities.

News

  1. Queen Village church preaches R-E-S-P-E-C-T

    The Rev. Warren McKnight took over Nazareth Baptist Church in 2002. It is now named Love Kingdom Fellowship and is flourishing.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  2. Miranda Kerr’s Secret for a Happy, Lasting Marriage

    Miranda Kerr seems to have it all — an enviable body, a flourishing modeling career, an adorable baby boy, and a hot Hollywood hubby. And while the former Victoria's Secret Angel generally stays mum about her marriage to Orlando Bloom, she's finally shedding some light on what makes their lasting relationship work. The brunette beauty opens up this week on Net-a-Porter.com about turning on her ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: omg! Celeb News via omg!

  3. Can Women Entrepreneurs Make Bureaucracy A Word Of The Past?

    From refugee camps to the boardroom, Elizabeth Gore and Ingrid Vanderveldt on how women entrepreneurs are the future of business. Sometimes entrepreneurs show up in the most unexpected places. On a recent visit to a refugee camp in South Sudan, Resident Entrepreneur at the United Nations Elizabeth Gore found an environment flourishing with micro enterprises and small businesses. Most of them led ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Fast Company Magazine

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Quotes

  1. "Israel will be celebrating its 120th anniversary as one of the world's great democracies, a secure and flourishing homeland for the Jewish people," Bush said. "The Palestinian people will have the homeland they have long dreamed of and...
    on May 15, 2006 By: President Bush Source: 940 News

  2. "Since NAFTA was concluded, it has contributed to strong job growth and flourishing trade. Since the agreement was signed, the United States has added 25 million jobs and Canada more than 4 million," McCain said.
    on Jun 20, 2008 By: John McCain Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I firmly believe that education is an indispensable tool for the flourishing of human well-being and the creation of a just and peaceful society, and I am delighted to make a small contribution in this regard through this appointment," the...
    on Feb 5, 2007 By: the 14th Dalai Lama Source: Independent Online

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