To do or fare well
Apples prosper best in the north-west.
The island did not prosper under Portuguese rule.
Growing up I was taught that I would prosper in life only if I had a proper education.
Cattle farms prosper along Beagle Channel, the timber industry is growing, lignite seams have been discovered, and alluvial gold is washed principally at Slogget Bay.
His cause continued to prosper, fresh supporters gathered round his standard, and in May 1218 the death of Otto freed him from his rival and left him undisputed ruler of Germany.