thrive thrive  /θ ˈraɪv/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) grow vigorously
  2. (v) make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance

Usage(s):

  1. These activists want to help democracy thrive around the world 05102004 Against the Tide For these four nothing is more precious than water 04052004.
  2. These activists want to help democracy thrive around the world.
  3. These activists want to help democracy thrive around the world Against the Tide Easy to take for granted, impossible to live without.

News

  1. NBA Finals: Spurs thrive on threes, make 16 in crushing Heat on way to 2-1 series lead

    SAN ANTONIO — Danny Green and Gary Neal aren’t NBA royalty like LeBron James. Either undrafted or unwanted, they were at one time more likely to be found playing in a summer league or some other country than against the mighty Miami Heat. On Tuesday, they led the San Antonio Spurs to one of the [...] The post NBA Finals: Spurs thrive on threes, make 16 in crushing Heat on way to 2-1 series lead ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Chronicle-Telegram

  2. Ohio City: Trendy neighborhood continues to thrive

    One of Cleveland's trendiest neighborhoods, continues to thrive. 19 Action News has learned of new plans that would bring more people and more business, to Ohio City.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: 19 Action News Cleveland

  3. Juvenile Justice System Still a Hotbed of Sexual Assault on Children: DOJ Study

    Correctional facilities in the United States have a mixed record at best in teaching youthful offenders the skills they need to thrive outside of custody. Administrators in the juvenile justice system are even less effective at keeping incarcerated juveniles safe from sexual assault.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Takepart.com via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "That's probably going to capture more people's attention than if we won the game 3-0 and it was easy," goalkeeper Tim Howard said. "That emotion, that passion is what American sports fans thrive on."
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Tim Howard Source: The Associated Press

  2. "After all, this is a nation that has never shied away from the prospect of competition. We thrive on competition -- and we are as uniquely positioned as ever to compete with anyone in the world," Obama said.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: BusinessGhana

  3. "It is imperative that we continue to move with speed to help make housing more affordable and help arrest the damaging spiral in our housing markets, just as we work to stabilize our financial system, create jobs and help businesses thrive,"...
    on Mar 4, 2009 By: Timothy Geithner Source: Philippine Star

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