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

 pros·per·i·ty /prɑˈspɛrəti/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pros·per·i·ty n.  The state of being prosperous; advance or gain in anything good or desirable; successful progress in any business or enterprise; attainment of the object desired; good fortune; success; as, commercial prosperity; national prosperity.
    Now prosperity begins to mellow.   --Shak.
    Prosperities can only be enjoyed by them who fear not at all to lose them.   -- Jer. Taylor.
 Syn: -- Prosperousness; thrift; weal; welfare; well being; happiness.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an economic state of growth with rising profits and full
      2: the condition of prospering; having good fortune [syn: successfulness]