prosperity-n; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: general economic growth

Commentary: Refers specifically to the overall strength of the economy. A time of growth with rising profits and high employment.

The prosperity enjoyed under President Clinton came to a sudden end after he left office.
It was a time of peace and prosperity throughout the land.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: well-being

Commentary: A general condition of successfulness or prospering. Having good fortune.

Our company's prosperity lasted through the general economic downturn.
May you live long and also have prosperity.
Personal prosperity is measured not in dollars and cents, but in the quality of your relationships.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 2