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prosperous
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
successful or good — especially with regard to finances or wealth
  • My uncle engaged afterwards in more prosperous undertakings: it appears he realised a fortune of twenty thousand pounds.
    Chapter 30 (95% in)
prosperous = financially successful
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