To grow rapidly and luxuriantly
To do or fare well
To be in one's prime
To wield boldly and dramatically
To wave triumphantly
All the more common fruit-trees flourish in most districts.
He signed with a flourish and suddenly turning to his son began to laugh.
He signed the paper with a flourish and returned the pen to its elaborate bronze holder.
Many industries flourish on the outskirts of the town, including rope and net manufactures, flour mills, saw mills, mining railways, paper mills.
The city continued to flourish under the Romans, who made it a colony, with the name Colonia Victrix Julia Nova Carthago.