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synonyms for thrives

  • 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 thrives

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  • cease
  • decrease
  • fail
  • halt
  • lessen
  • lose
  • shrink
  • shrivel
  • stop
  • stunt
  • wither
  • decline
  • recede
  • retreat
  • retrogress
  • languish
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Epidemiologists agree that the disease likely thrived in bats before it made the zoonotic leap to humans—plus pangolins, dogs, cats, tigers, lions, and minks.
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This low-maintenance plant thrives in bright indirect light and only needs watering every week or two.
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The Terps have long had confidence in the team’s talent at wide receiver, but ­Tagovailoa has added the consistency at quarterback needed for them to thrive.
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That is driving millions of new users to Parler, an alternate social media platform where conspiracy theories can thrive.
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As the NFL moves into the second half of its season, quarterbacks continue to thrive.
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I think New York and San Francisco are experiencing a lot of pressure right now, but long-term, we think urban areas will get back to thriving.
BLACKSTONE’S CO-HEAD OF REAL ESTATE DESCRIBES THE POST-PANDEMIC OFFICELUCINDA SHENNOVEMBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
It is well studied across industries that diversity at the top engenders better outcomes in business—more innovation, enhanced customer centricity, thriving workplace cultures, and, consequently, financial improvements to the bottom line.
WOMEN ARE AMERICA’S MOST IMPORTANT HEALTH CARE CUSTOMERS. SO WHY IS THE SYSTEM DESIGNED BY MEN?JAKEMETHNOVEMBER 5, 2020FORTUNE
There’s no way for the economy to thrive unless we get control of the pandemic.
CORONAVIRUS CASES EXCEED 100,000 IN ONE DAY FOR THE FIRST TIME, EVEN AS THE NATION IS SPLIT ON THE PANDEMIC VS. THE ECONOMYLENNY BERNSTEIN, JOEL ACHENBACH, FRANCES STEAD SELLERS, WILLIAM WANNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Bacteria, fungi and other tiny organisms thrive in the stuff we call dirt.
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Our staff thrives on the energy surrounding our great victories for people and the planet and turns that into flexibility, humanity, and, ultimately, a gratifying workplace.
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