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Definition of Prosperousness
1. [n -ES]
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Literary usage of Prosperousness
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1. A Dictionary of the Welsh Language: Explained in English; with Numerous by William Owen Pughe (1832)
"... aedd, jm(llwyddiant)prosperousness. ... sm (llwyddiannus) A f to prosperity ; prosperousness. t, im—pi. llwyddiannau ..."
2. God's Charge Unto Israel: A Sermon Preached Before His Honor Samuel T by Andrew Bigelow (1836)
"The most conclusive evidence of the efficacy of our frame of laws, is the gladsome picture of content and prosperousness spread abroad over the community ..."
3. Sermons Preached at the Annual Election by Massachusetts General Court (1836)
"prosperousness? Oh, what a libel on the patriotism of those appointed to watch and guard that sacred stem, and to cherish the precious fruits which it has ..."
4. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1867)
"... and a gentle look came into his eyes, and a shame into his heart — a shame of his strength and prosperousness, of his probity and high honour. ..."