flourishing Definition

  • 1growing or developing in a healthy or vigorous way
  • 2prosperous; doing well

Using flourishing: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "flourishing" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The company is flourishing under new management.

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    The garden is flourishing with all the rain we've had.

  • Example

    The arts are flourishing in this city.

  • Example

    She is flourishing in her new job.

flourishing Synonyms and Antonyms

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Phrases with flourishing

  • flourishing business

    a business that is growing and doing well


    Her bakery is a flourishing business.

  • a career that is progressing and successful


    He has a flourishing career in finance.

  • a relationship that is healthy and thriving


    Their marriage is a flourishing relationship.


Summary: flourishing in Brief

The term 'flourishing' [ˈflʌrɪʃɪŋ] describes something that is growing or developing in a healthy or vigorous way, often used to describe businesses, careers, relationships, and gardens. It is synonymous with 'thriving,' 'blooming,' and 'booming.'

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