Thriven
Thriven \Thriv"en\, p. p. of {Thrive}. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]

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  • thriven — /thrivˈn/ adjective 1. Grown, developed 2. Successful • • • Main Entry: ↑thrive …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thriven — Thrive Thrive (thr[imac]v), v. i. [imp. {Throve} (thr[=o]v) or {Thrived} (thr[imac]vd); p. p. {Thrived} or {Thriven} (thr[i^]v n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Thriving}.] [OE. [thorn]riven, Icel. [thorn]r[=i]fask; probably originally, to grasp for one s… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thriven — adj. == virtuous, good. Wright’s L. P. pp. 23, 26; ‘thriven and thro.’ Body and Soul, 87; ‘thryven in thro.’ Wright’s L. P. p. 26, and see p. 39 …   Oldest English Words

  • thriven — un·thriven; …   English syllables

  • thriven — θraɪv v. prosper, flourish, succeed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thriven — UK [θraɪvən] / US thrive …   English dictionary

  • wan-thriven — …   Useful english dictionary

  • well-thriven — …   Useful english dictionary

  • thrive — thriver, n. thrivingly, adv. /thruyv/, v.i., thrived or throve, thrived or thriven /thriv euhn/, thriving. 1. to prosper; be fortunate or successful. 2. to grow or develop vigorously; flourish: The children thrived in the country. [1150 1200; ME… …   Universalium

  • Thrive — (thr[imac]v), v. i. [imp. {Throve} (thr[=o]v) or {Thrived} (thr[imac]vd); p. p. {Thrived} or {Thriven} (thr[i^]v n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Thriving}.] [OE. [thorn]riven, Icel. [thorn]r[=i]fask; probably originally, to grasp for one s self, from… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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