flourish means: 1: to grow luxuriantly : thrive
2a: to achieve success : prosper (flourishing business).
b: to be in a state of activity or production.
c: to reach a height of development or influence
3: to make bold and sweeping gestures
~Posted by Horiwoodblog, Aotearoa New Zealand, Polynesia Asia-Pacific. 30.9.12~