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The problem here is that goals such as connecting people, increasing human flourishing, or promoting freedom, equality, and democracy are not goals that are computationally tractable.

From Time

Following this surge in popularity, many brands — especially of the luxury variety — have begun to embrace resale, often as a protective mechanism to prevent the flourishing of counterfeit goods.

From Digiday

The relatively calm history of our solar system has favored the flourishing of life here on Earth.

However, we didn’t know how common these chaotic systems are relative to quieter systems like ours, whose orderly architecture has favored the flourishing of life on Earth.

So you might think it’s a matter of justice that we owe it to future generations to bequeath them both an existence in the first place and the conditions for their flourishing.

From Vox

Those are troubling numbers, for unfettered speech is not incidental to a flourishing society.

Strangio is at his best when exposing what appears to be a flourishing civil society in Cambodia.

The Barzani government, on the other hand, has had flourishing ties with Turkey.

But there was certainly a flourishing of it right after World War II.

So yes, couture is alive and flourishing, thanks to wealth located far from its spiritual home of Paris.

Hence it can be seen what hope there is of establishing a flourishing christian church by such evangelists.

It was at one time a favoured and flourishing agricultural colony, but from various causes sank into neglect.

Havana, however had long been flourishing before the seat of Government had been transferred to it from Santiago.

Until a few years ago the quarter known as the, Parian was the flourishing centre of the half-caste traders.

I have seen in a single night the most flourishing orange-tree stripped of every leaf by this mischievous creature.


On this page you'll find 66 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to flourishing, such as: blooming, burgeoning, expanding, growing, prosperous, and thriving.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.