One of my three sons is a student who thrives there, due in no small part to innovative programs like its greenhouse and gardens.
After all, Las Vegas thrives despite the fact that everyone knows that the house always wins.
Ibrahim vaulted to the forefront of a movement generated in large part by social media, which thrives on emotion and spontaneity.
Together, we discovered that a free market only thrives when there are rules to ensure competition and fair play.
The perfect faux drama, in other words, for a city that thrives on political imagery.
The fortunes of the men perish, but the town lives and thrives.
Tobacco also thrives there, but comes to maturity with difficulty.
Shaw thrives on unpopularity or at least on public disapproval, which is not quite the same thing.
The world's a father to a Dunce unknown, And much he thrives, for Dulness!
He is an inept critic who thrives by attaching his name to great reputations.
c.1200, from Old Norse þrifask "to thrive," originally "grasp to oneself," probably from Old Norse þrifa "to clutch, grasp, grip" (cf. Swedish trifvas, Danish trives "to thrive, flourish"), of unknown origin. Related: Thrived; thriving.