HyperDic: richness

English > 7 senses of the word richness:
NOUNattributerichness, profusion, profuseness, cornucopiathe property of being extremely abundant
staterichness, affluenceabundant wealth
attributerichness, fullness, mellownessthe property of a sensation that is rich and pleasing
attributerichnessthe quality of having high intrinsic value
attributerichness, rankness, prolificacy, fertilitythe property of producing abundantly and sustaining vigorous and luxuriant growth
attributerichnessa strong deep vividness of hue
attributerichness, impressiveness, grandness, magnificencesplendid or imposing in size or appearance
richness > pronunciation
Soundsrih'chnahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > richness: 7 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe property of being extremely abundant.
Example "the idiomatic richness of English"
Synonymsprofusion, profuseness, cornucopia
Narrowergreenness, verdancy, verdureThe lush appearance of flourishing vegetation
overgrowthA profusion of growth on or over something else
wildernessA bewildering profusion
Broaderabundance, copiousness, teemingnessThe property of a more than adequate quantity or supply
Spanishabundancia, derroche, lujo, profusión, riqueza
Catalandevessall, luxe, profusió, riquesa
Adjectivesrichhaving an abundant supply of desirable qualities or substances (especially natural resources)
richhigh in mineral content
richaffording an abundant supply
English > richness: 7 senses > noun 2, state
Meaningabundant wealth.
Examples
  • "they studied forerunners of richness or poverty"
  • "the richness all around unsettled him for he had expected to find poverty"
Synonymaffluence
Narrowerease, comfortA freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable / comfortable state
Broaderwealth, wealthinessThe state of being rich and affluent
Spanishabundancia, afluencia, prosperidad, riqueza
Catalanprosperitat
Adjectivesrichpossessing material wealth
English > richness: 7 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningThe property of a sensation that is rich and pleasing.
Example "he was well aware of the richness of his own appearance"
Synonymsfullness, mellowness
BroaderpropertyA basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
Spanishmadurez, plenitud, riqueza
Catalanmaduresa, plenitud, riquesa
Adjectivesrichpleasantly full and mellow
English > richness: 7 senses > noun 4, attribute
MeaningThe quality of having high intrinsic value.
Examples
  • "the richness of the mines and pastureland"
  • "the cut of her clothes and the richness of the fabric were distinctive"
BroadervalueThe quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable
Adjectivesrichmarked by great fruitfulness
richmarked by richness and fullness of flavor
English > richness: 7 senses > noun 5, attribute
MeaningThe property of producing abundantly and sustaining vigorous and luxuriant growth.
Example"he praised the richness of the soil"
Synonymsrankness, prolificacy, fertility
Broaderfruitfulness, fecundityThe quality of something that causes or assists healthy growth
Spanishfertilidad, proliferación, riqueza
Catalanfertilitat, proliferació, riquesa
Adjectivesrichhaving an abundant supply of desirable qualities or substances (especially natural resources)
richmarked by great fruitfulness
richvery productive
English > richness: 7 senses > noun 6, attribute
MeaningA strong deep vividness of hue.
Example"the fire-light gave a richness of coloring to that side of the room"
Broadershade, tint, tincture, toneA quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color
Adjectivesrichstrong
English > richness: 7 senses > noun 7, attribute
Meaningsplendid or imposing in size or appearance.
Example "impressed by the richness of the flora"
Synonymsimpressiveness, grandness, magnificence
Narrowerexpansiveness, expansivityA quality characterized by magnificence of scale or the tendency to expand
stateliness, majesty, loftinessimpressiveness in scale or proportion
BroaderexcellenceThe quality of excelling
Spanishgrandeza, grandiosidad, magnificencia
Catalangrandesa, grandiositat, magnificència
Adjectivesrichsuggestive of or characterized by great expense
richof great worth or quality

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