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used in Macbeth

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successful or good — especially with regard to finances or wealth
  • The Thane of Cawdor lives, A prosperous gentleman; and to be king Stands not within the prospect of belief, No more than to be Cawdor.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — A heath (43% in)
  • We should have else desir'd your good advice,— Which still hath been both grave and prosperous,— In this day's council; but we'll take to-morrow.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — Forres. A Room in the Palace (17% in)

There are no more uses of "prosperous" in Macbeth.

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