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English verb: thrive

1. thrive (change) grow vigorously

SamplesThe deer population in this town is thriving.
Business is booming.

ExamplesThe business is going to thrive

Synonymsboom, expand, flourish

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)grow

Narrower (hyponym)luxuriate, revive

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

SamplesThe new student is thriving.

Synonymsflourish, fly high, prosper

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)change state, turn

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