To better see all uses of the word
prosperous
in
Main Street
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
prosperous
Used In
Main Street
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • In it were an obviously prosperous man and a black-haired, fine-skinned girl whose pumps rested on an immaculate horsehide bag.
  • They did not know that they were being rude, but they meant to have it understood that they were prosperous and "not scared of no doctor’s wife."
  • And prosperous, too.
  • We’re all in it, ten million women, young married women with good prosperous husbands, and business women in linen collars, and grandmothers that gad out to teas, and wives of under-paid miners, and farmwives who really like to make butter and go to church.

  • There are no more uses of "prosperous" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • She owns a prosperous law firm.
  • But in spite of these disadvantages, he had begun even in his father’s lifetime to lay the foundations of a prosperous future.
    Chinua Achebe  --  Things Fall Apart

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading