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Meaning of PALMY

Pronunciation:  'pâmee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[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"
 

PALMY is a 5 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: booming, flourishing, prospering, prosperous, roaring, successful, thriving
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: balmy, blooming, blossoming, booming, clear, exuberant, fair, fat, flourishing, flowering, fruiting, going strong, halcyon, in full swing, in good case, piping, prospering, rosy, sleek, thriving, vigorous
 

 

 

 

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