How to use Thriven in a sentence
The traders of Holland and Zeeland had thriven mightily by the war.
It was perhaps at this time that the crinoids, as a class, reached their climax, and most forms of lime-carbonate-secreting life seem to have thriven.
The various farm animals introduced by the whites have thriven well (see below, Agriculture).
Several exotic species have been introduced into this part of Chile, some of which have thriven even better than in their native habitats.
The east coast ports seem to have thriven under his rule, but Bristol was not less prosperous.Advertisement
The society has never thriven in Germany, though a few houses have been founded there, in Munich and Vienna.