What does prosperity mean?

Definitions for prosperityprɒˈspɛr ɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word prosperity.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prosperity(noun)

    an economic state of growth with rising profits and full employment

  2. prosperity, successfulness(noun)

    the condition of prospering; having good fortune


  1. prosperity(Noun)

    The condition of being prosperous, of having good fortune

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prosperity(noun)

    the state of being prosperous; advance or gain in anything good or desirable; successful progress in any business or enterprise; attainment of the object desired; good fortune; success; as, commercial prosperity; national prosperity

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. prosperity

    1. That peculiar condition which excites the lively interest of the ambulance-chaser. 2. That which comes about when men believe in other men. 3. That condition which attracts the lively interest of lawyers, and warrants your being sued for damages or indicted, or both.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'prosperity' in Nouns Frequency: #2813


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prosperity in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prosperity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Livy:

    Assume in adversity a countenance of prosperity, and in prosperity moderate thy temper.

  2. Chinese Proverb:

    If you want 1 year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want 10 years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want 100 years of prosperity, grow people.

  3. Linda Holden:

    I'm a fan of prosperity. And I think as I talk to Montanans, they want prosperity too. i think he's very personable and he's a very good entertainer.

  4. Valery Giscard:

    London's prosperity is very much built on its financial activity, and breaking or weakening that link would certainly have a negative effect on the prosperity of London as well.

  5. Colorado Democratic Rep. Jared Polis:

    That has nothing to do with the American prosperity agenda. It may be a great question for political pundits, but we're here to talk about the new Dems American Prosperity agenda.

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