Sentence Examples


  • The officer flourished his arm and hastily rode away.
  • The straw hat manufacture has flourished since the 18th century.
  • Peter of Poitiers, the pupil of Peter the Lombard, flourished about 1160-1170.
  • It is remarkable that this theory should have gained the esteem of the notable chemists who flourished in the 18th century.
  • The atrophy of the Ottoman sea-power had left the archipelago at the mercy of the Greek war-brigs; piracy flourished; and it became essential in the interests of the commerce of all nations to make some power responsible for the policing of the narrow seas.
 

How would you define flourished? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus