flourishing

definition: 
very lively and profitable
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Scientists in the program announced today that the quick-diving birds are flourishing in Illinois and are no longer in immediate danger.
Small flourishing companies would be harmed by an increase in the minimum wage.
difficulty: 
very easy
toefl frequency: 
3
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