To prosper is to do well, to be successful. When you prosper, you make a lot of money, or you achieve something that you wanted to achieve.

  • The company prospered thanks to the new product.

  • The new plan succeeded in prospering the company.

Definition of prospered


To favor; to render successful.


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


To grow; to increase.

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Example Sentences for prospered

  • 1

    The prosperity generated is immeasurable.

  • 2

    On the island of Mospheira, the colonists prosper.

  • 3

    In the meantime, the firm had prospered.

  • 4

    It assures to us the prosperity of the country.

  • 5

    Prosperity or starvation is the responsibility of the individual.

  • 6

    The Abbey prospered until the reformation.

  • 7

    Despite this informality, the operations prospered.

  • 8

    The colonists prospered on the reborn Earth.

  • 9

    The culture of scallops is prosperous in the bay.

  • 10

    The prosperity lasted through the twenties.