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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pros·per /ˈprɑspɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pros·per v. t. [imp. & p. p. Prospered p. pr. & vb. n. Prospering.]  To favor; to render successful. Prosper thou our handiwork.”
    All things concur toprosper our design.   --Dryden.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pros·per, v. i.
 1. To be successful; to succeed; to be fortunate or prosperous; to thrive; to make gain.
 They, in their earthly Canaan placed,
 Long time shall dwell and prosper.   --Milton.
 2. To grow; to increase. [Obs.]
    Black cherry trees prosper even to considerable timber.   --Evelyn.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: grow stronger; "The economy was booming" [syn: boom, thrive,
            get ahead, flourish, expand]
      2: gain in wealth [syn: thrive, fly high, flourish]