Definition of palmy:
lucky, well-situated, booming, favorable, well-heeled, thriving, prospering, favourable, easy, well-to-do, successful, golden, stentorian, comfortable, halcyon, prosperous, flourishing, roaring, well-off, well-fixed.
- "The Disowned, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
- "Can You Forgive Her?", Anthony Trollope.
Like her great prototype, we now know that official Prussia regarded all she had accomplished to the formation of the empire as simply a station reached in a career of progress which was to end in a World empire as greatly surpassing that of Rome in her palmy days as the world of the twentieth century surpasses the known world of Roman times.- "Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights", Kelly Miller.