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ˈprɒs pərpros·per

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thrive, prosper, fly high, flourishverb

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

    "The new student is thriving"

Wiktionary

  1. prosperverb

    To favor; to render successful.

  2. prosperverb

    To be successful; to succeed; to be fortunate or prosperous; to thrive; to make gain.

  3. prosperverb

    To grow; to increase.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prosperverb

    to favor; to render successful

    Etymology: [F. prosprer v. i., or L. prosperare, v. i., or L. prosperare, v. t., fr. prosper or prosperus. See Prosperous.]

  2. Prosperverb

    to be successful; to succeed; to be fortunate or prosperous; to thrive; to make gain

    Etymology: [F. prosprer v. i., or L. prosperare, v. i., or L. prosperare, v. t., fr. prosper or prosperus. See Prosperous.]

  3. Prosperverb

    to grow; to increase

    Etymology: [F. prosprer v. i., or L. prosperare, v. i., or L. prosperare, v. t., fr. prosper or prosperus. See Prosperous.]

Freebase

  1. Prosper

    Prosper is a wealthy 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 the 2010 census, the population was 9,423. As of 2013, the estimated population is close to 15,000.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Prosper

    pros′pėr, v.t. to make fortunate or happy: (B.) to make to prosper.—v.i. to be successful: to succeed: to turn out well.—n. Prosper′ity, the state of being prosperous: success: good fortune.—adj. Pros′perous, according to hope: in accordance with one's wishes: making good progress: favourable: successful.—adv. Pros′perously.—n. Pros′perousness. [L. prosper, prosperuspro, in accordance with, spes, hope.]

CrunchBase

  1. Prosper

    Prosper is America’s first peer-to-peer lending marketplace, with more than 1.9 million members and over $632,000,000 in funded loans. Prosper allows people to invest in each other in a way that is financially and socially rewarding. On Prosper, borrowers list loan requests between $2,000 and $35,000 and individual lenders invest as little as $25 in each loan listing they select. In addition to credit scores, ratings, and histories, investors can consider borrowers’ personal loan descriptions, endorsements from friends, and community affiliations. Prosper handles the servicing of the loan on behalf of the matched borrowers and investors. Prosper Marketplace, Inc. is run by CEO, Stephan Vermut, President, Aaron Vermut, and Head of Global Institutional Sales, Ron Suber. Steve and Aaron Vermut are the founders and former managing partners of Merlin Securities, a prime brokerage service based on cutting-edge technology. Prosper Marketplace, Inc.'s investors include Sequoia Capital and BlackRock.Prosper Marketplace, Inc. is using the Prosper logo and brand with the permission of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Prosper Funding LLC.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prosper in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prosper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of prosper in a Sentence

  1. Theodore Roosevelt:

    Conservation and rural-life policies are really two sides of the same policy; and down at bottom this policy rests upon the fundamental law that neither man nor nation can prosper unless, in dealing with the present, thought is steadily taken for the future.

  2. "A Canticle for Leibowitz":

    Ignorance is king, many would not prosper by its abdication.

  3. Uber Italia:

    We participate actively in the debate around regulation which we believe will give the food delivery sector the necessary legal security to prosper in Italy.

  4. Irish Proverb:

    Praise youth and it will prosper.

  5. Wu Qian:

    A man can not prosper without honesty, the same is true for a country, we urge the US to stick to its promises to China regarding Taiwan question, and uphold the one-China policy.

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    a meter that shows mileage traversed
    • A. relocation
    • B. bowel
    • C. odometer
    • D. endeavor

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