prosperity[präs per′ə tē]
- Prosperity is the state of being wealthy, or having a rich and full life.
- An example of prosperity is a person who is living a rich and full life with all the money and happiness he needs.
- An example of prosperity in developing countries is having basic luxuries such as running water and electricity.
prosperous condition; good fortune, wealth, success, etc.
Origin of prosperityMiddle English prosperite ; from Old French ; from Classical Latin prosperitas ; from prosperus
The condition of being prosperous.
(countable and uncountable, plural prosperities)