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prosperous
used in A Raisin in the Sun

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Definition
successful or good — especially with regard to finances or wealth
  • Standing there is a very slight little man in a not too prosperous business suit and with haunted frightened eyes and a hat pulled down tightly, brim up, around his forehead.
    2.3 — Act 2, Scene 3 (77% in)
prosperous = good (indicating financial success)
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