What does prosperity mean?

Definitions for prosperity
prɒˈspɛr ɪ tipros·per·i·ty

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

Wiktionary

  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.

Editors Contribution

  1. prosperity

    Be prosperous.

    Prosperity is a blessing.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 5, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

How to pronounce prosperity?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say prosperity in sign language?

  1. prosperity

Numerology

  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

Examples of prosperity in a Sentence

  1. William Hazlitt:

    Prosperity is a great teacher adversity a greater.

  2. Theodore Roosevelt:

    Americanism means the virtues of courage, honor, justice, truth, sincerity, and hardihoodthe virtues that made America. The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.

  3. Albert & Emily Vail, Transforming Light (pg 254):

    The measuring rod of a civilization is the prosperity of the masses.

  4. Defense James Mattis:

    We are aware China will face an array of challenges and opportunities in coming years, we are prepared to support China's choices if they promote long-term peace and prosperity for all in this dynamic region.

  5. The US Department of Agriculture:

    A central theme of the President Donald Trump administration has been to expand prosperity for all Americans, which includes helping people lift themselves out of pervasive poverty.

Images & Illustrations of prosperity

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