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palmy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Palmy  \Palm"y\,  a. 
  1.  Bearing  palms;  abounding  in  palms;  derived  from  palms;  as 
  a  palmy  shore.  --Pope. 
 
  His  golden  sands  and  palmy  wine.  --Goldsmith. 
 
  2.  Worthy  of  the  palm;  flourishing;  prosperous. 
 
  In  the  most  high  and  palmy  state  of  Rome.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  palmy 
  adj  :  very  lively  and  profitable;  "flourishing  businesses";  "a 
  palmy  time  for  stockbrokers";  "a  prosperous  new 
  business";  "doing  a  roaring  trade";  "a  thriving  tourist 
  center";  "did  a  thriving  business  in  orchids"  [syn:  {booming}, 
  {flourishing},  {prospering},  {prosperous},  {roaring}, 
  {thriving}] 




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