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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Marked by success; prosperous.

Usage examples (32)
  • It was a palmy year for the town's resorts and restaurants.
  • Adjective, : the palmy days of yesteryear. ,palmy islands
  • It had evidently been the ballroom or reception-room of the defunct Marchesa in palmy days.
  • But, for the rest of it -- Reed, I knew you in what you are pleased to call your palmy days. for more
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