1. [syn: booming, flourishing, palmy, prospering, prosperous, roaring, thriving]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
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.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: 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, palmy, prospering,
prosperous, roaring, thriving]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
21 Moby Thesaurus words for "palmy":
balmy, blooming, blossoming, booming, clear, exuberant, fair, fat,
flourishing, flowering, fruiting, going strong, halcyon,
in full swing, in good case, piping, prospering, rosy, sleek,