FLOURISHING By N., Sam M.S. - 2 a term describing the good mental and physical health, the state of being free from illnesses and distress and being filled with vitality. Compare languishing. FLOURISHING: "Joe was flourishing on his new food and exercise regime." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) Hitler and Conformity ADOLESCENCE (Theories) READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH (NIMII) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FLOURISHING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/flourishing/ (accessed November 27, 2021).