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— as in: the business is flourishing
The children are
to thrive (grow or develop well)
— as in: dismissed them with a flourish
She entered with a great
a showy gesture
the act of waving — a hand or an item
In Shakespeare’s plays,
is often used as a stage direction indicating a specific type of showy gesture: fanfare played by trumpets to announce the entry or exit of royalty.
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