Thesaurus > Related Words: flourish

  Words related to flourish

Related / Similar Words: fanfare, tucket, brandish, boom, prosper, thrive, get ahead, expand, wave, fly high

 

Definition:
  • (music) a short lively tune played on brass instruments; "he entered to a flourish of trumpets"; "her arrival was greeted with a rousing fanfare";
  • the act of waving;
  • a display of ornamental speech or language;
  • a showy gesture; "she entered with a great flourish";
  • an ornamental embellishment in writing;
  • grow stronger; "The economy was booming";
  • move or swing back and forth; "She waved her gun";
  • gain in wealth;

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    Hyponyms: paraph, revive, luxuriate, wigwag

     

    Entailments: hold, take hold

     

    Derivational Morphology: brandish, wave, boom, waver

     

     
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