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Definition of the verb prosper

What does prosper mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: prospered | prospering | prospers

  1. make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance


  1. Prosper is an affluent suburban town located in Collin and Denton counties within the state of Texas, United States. The Town of Prosper is located within the Dallas- Fort Worth metropolitan area.The median single-family home price is $401,000. As of 2014,the estimated population was close to 17,000.
  2. Prosper is an unincorporated community in Canton Township, Fillmore County, Minnesota, United States.
  3. Prosper a.k.a. Prosper, Oregon: Prosper is an unincorporated community in Coos County, Oregon, United States. It is located about three miles northwest of Bandon next to the Coquille River. There is no longer a town at the site.

There are other places with in their name, like Prosper Township.


  1. Prosper a.k.a. Prosper of Aquitaine: Saint Prosper of Aquitaine, a Christian writer and disciple of Saint Augustine of Hippo, was the first continuator of Jerome's Universal Chronicle.
  2. Prosper a.k.a. Manibus is a musical artist, musician.
  3. Prosper a.k.a. Francisco Prósper was a set decorator, screenwriter, film director and film art director.

There are other people with in their name, like Prosper Weil, Kerry Prosper, Peter Prosper, Prosper Avril, Prosper Lucas, Ralph Prosper, Marvin Prosper, Prosper Garnot, Prosper Giquel, Prosper Utseya and many others.


Prosper is a musical group.

  • album: "Broken Door"


  1. Prosper is a fictional character from the 1956 film Courte tête.
  2. Prosper is a fictional character from the 1988 film Chocolat.
  3. Prosper is a fictional character from the book The Thief Lord, appearing in the 2006 movie The Thief Lord.
  4. Prosper is a fictional character from the 2002 action film The Code.
  5. Prosper is a fictional character from the 2009 film Tellement proches.
  6. Prosper is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Prosper Latour, Prosper Mérimée and Prosper Merimee.


Prosper is a 2011 Telly Award winning ad, created by Partners and Napier for Kodak.

  • award: - Telly Award for Internet/Online Commercial Online Video - Business Equipment and Services, received by Nathan Love

Phrases with Prosper

  1. prosper meniere
  2. Rubus prosper
  3. Sphex Prosper
  4. Perola Prosper
  5. Dacnusa Prosper
  6. Bagheera prosper
  7. Chorebus Prosper
  8. Allotropa prosper
  9. Heteronyx Prosper
  10. Leiophron Prosper
  11. Mecaphesa prosper
  12. Parphorus Prosper
  13. Misumenops Prosper
  14. Dendryphantes Prosper
  15. species Rubus prosper
  16. species Sphex prosper
  17. Stephanoderes Prosper
  18. Cheaters Never Prosper
  19. Species Perola Prosper
  20. Species Dacnusa Prosper

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Prosper

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Google previewBuild to Prosper (2014)

Secrets for Sustained Profitability by Cameron J. McConnell

Conway, Managing Director, FocalPoint Partners LLC “Build to Prosper is a must read for any business owner...

Google previewA Practical Grammar of the English Language, Synthetic and Analytic (1869)

Adapted to the Wants of Public Schools, Academies, and Private Learners by Andrew Burtt

The man will prosper is the principal proposition. Man is the subject, and will prosper is the predicate. Who is industrious is the subordinate proposition.

Google previewBlack Firsts (2012)

4,000 Ground-Breaking and Pioneering Historical Events by Jessie Carney Smith

Prosper is a native of Denver and grew up in New York state .

Google previewThe Beauties of Literature (1829)

Consisting of Classic Selections from the Most Eminent British and Foreign Authors by Alfred Howard

Will Prosper is an honest ...

Google previewRoadblocks To Prosperity (2006)

by Bernard Grant

To prosper means to come up, to do well, to succeed, to be profitable, to increase and expand, to advance, to go forward not backwards, to do better. If your first thought, when you hear the word prosperity, is money, you are not incorrect, but ...

Google previewStart Here, Go Anywhere (2011)

by Richie Hughes

As you probably know, the word prosper means to be successful. It is a verb, an action word. God wants to make us successful. The root word, success, means “ favorable outcome.” Notice that last word outcome. Even if you are facing a difficult ...

Google previewDictionary of Christian Biography and Literature (1911)

by Wace, Henry

The Chronicle arose out of an endeavour to fix the date of Easter, for which purpose Prosper constructed a Paschal cycle now lost. (b) Chronicle of Tiro Prosper. Besides the Chronicle just described, another much shorter and relating to the ...

Google previewArchemodorus's Dreamer's Dictionary, etc (1815)

a good omen-“thing; will prosper with you: if you Unir' ,de'rtake a journey,- it will turn out Well-"if you arre'in“ love, your love will be crowned with suoeess--_if'~you ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

PROSPER, v. a. & v. n. PRosPER'ity, n.s. Pros'PERous, adj. Cowper. Fr. prosperer; Lat. ro" To make happy; faPRos'PERously, adv, vor; to be happy Pros' PERouss ...

Google previewMounce's Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words (2009)

by William D. Mounce

yab is a verb that means “to do good, go well, please, prosper.” It is used in a wide variety of contexts in the OT. See do good. Verb: (lah), GK 7503 (S 6743), 55x. lah means “to prosper, ...

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Usage statistics about prosper

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb prosper:


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Quotes about Prosper

Treason doth never prosper, what's the reason? For if it prosper, none dare call it Treason. (John Harington)
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Scrabble value of P3R1O1S1P3E1R1

The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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