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prosperity

[pro-sper-i-tee] /prɒˈspɛr ɪ ti/
noun, plural prosperities.
1.
a successful, flourishing, or thriving condition, especially in financial respects; good fortune.
2.
prosperities, prosperous circumstances.
Origin
1175-1225
1175-1225; Middle English prosperite < Old French < Latin prosperitās. See prosperous, -ity
Related forms
nonprosperity, noun
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prosperity

/prɒˈspɛrɪtɪ/
noun
1.
the condition of prospering; success or wealth
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prosperity

n.

c.1200, from Old French prosprete (12c., Modern French prospérité) and directly from Latin prosperitatem (nominative prosperitas) "good fortune," from prosperus (see prosper).

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