New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: thrice · shrivel · arrive · derive · drive · strive · three · thrift · thrill · thrive on
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thrive

1 verb grow well INTRANSITIVEchildren thrive on milk déanann bainne leas do pháistíit's a plant that thrives in water is planda é a mbíonn rath air in uiscethe disease thrives in hot countries scaipeann an galar go rábach i dtíortha teo 2 verb be successful INTRANSITIVEbheith faoi bhláththe economy is thriving tá an geilleagar faoi bhláth, tá an geilleagar ag déanamh go maiththe farm never thrived níor tháinig aon rath ar an bhfeirm
phrasal verbs

thrive on

(v + prep) TRANSITIVEhe thrives on it is é a bhuaic ésome people thrive on pressure is breá le daoine áirithe an brú

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