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synonyms for thrived

  • bloom
  • blossom
  • boom
  • develop
  • flourish
  • grow
  • mushroom
  • prosper
  • shine
  • succeed
  • advance
  • arrive
  • batten
  • burgeon
  • increase
  • progress
  • radiate
  • rise
  • score
  • wax
  • bear fruit
  • get ahead
  • get fat
  • get on
  • get places
  • get there
  • grow rich
  • make a go
  • shoot up
  • turn out well

antonyms for thrived

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  • cease
  • decrease
  • fail
  • halt
  • lessen
  • lose
  • shrink
  • shrivel
  • stop
  • stunt
  • wither
  • decline
  • recede
  • retreat
  • retrogress
  • languish
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How to use thrived in a sentence

The baby had thrived; as placid, laughing a little thing as if its mother had never known sorrow.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
The money went into the pockets of the Admiralty clerks and paymasters, who thrived on wholesale and shameless peculation.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
Little Susy and her father thrived on London life, but after a time it wore on Mrs. Clemens.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
He thrived and grew to manhood and he is now living, sixty-nine years of age, in California.
OX-TEAM DAYS ON THE OREGON TRAILEZRA MEEKER
His house had not thrived, and his only child, a little girl, was left altogether without provision.
LA MERE BAUCHEANTHONY TROLLOPE
Nevertheless, for all that, England never thrived at watchmaking as did France, Switzerland and our own nation.
CHRISTOPHER AND THE CLOCKMAKERSSARA WARE BASSETT
Some of these were not, to be sure, successful; but as a whole the business thrived wonderfully.
CHRISTOPHER AND THE CLOCKMAKERSSARA WARE BASSETT
The nations cited by Winona that had thrived and grown strong on the produce of the fields left him unimpressed.
THE WRONG TWINHARRY LEON WILSON
For aught men knew to the contrary, he thrived like the proverbial lily of the field, without the need of toiling or spinning.
IN FRIENDSHIP'S GUISEWM. MURRAY GRAYDON
All thrived exceedingly well considering the amount of food eaten.
SECRETS OF WISE MEN, CHEMISTS AND GREAT PHYSICIANSWILLIAM K. DAVID
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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