HyperDic: wealth

English > 4 senses of the word wealth:
NOUNstatewealth, wealthinessthe state of being rich and affluent
attributewealththe quality of profuse abundance
possessionwealth, richesan abundance of material possessions and resources
possessionwealthproperty that has economic utility
wealth > pronunciation
Soundsweh'lth
Rhymescommonwealth ... stealth: 4 rhymes with ehlth...
English > wealth: 4 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningThe state of being rich and affluent; having a plentiful supply of material goods and money.
Example"great wealth is not a sign of great intelligence"
Synonymwealthiness
Narroweraffluence, richnessabundant wealth
inherited wealthwealth that is inherited rather than earned
luxury, luxuriousness, opulence, sumptuousnesswealth as evidenced by sumptuous living
mammonwealth regarded as an evil influence
sufficiencysufficient resources to provide comfort and meet obligations
Broaderfinancial conditionThe condition of (corporate or personal) finances
Oppositepoverty, poorness, impoverishmentThe state of having little or no money and few or no material possessions
Spanishabundancia, riqueza
Catalanabundancia, abundància, riquesa
Adjectiveswealthyhaving an abundant supply of money or possessions of value
English > wealth: 4 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe quality of profuse abundance.
Example"she has a wealth of talent"
Broaderabundance, copiousness, teemingnessThe property of a more than adequate quantity or supply
English > wealth: 4 senses > noun 3, possession
MeaningAn abundance of material possessions and resources.
Synonymriches
NarrowergoldGreat wealth
treasure, hoarded wealthaccumulated wealth in the form of money or jewels etc.
Broadermaterial resourceassets in the form of material possessions
Spanishcaudal, opulencia, prosperidad, riqueza
Catalancabal, riquesa
Adjectiveswealthyhaving an abundant supply of money or possessions of value
English > wealth: 4 senses > noun 4, possession
MeaningProperty that has economic utility: a monetary value or an exchange value.
Narrowermoneywealth reckoned in terms of money
Broaderproperty, belongings, holdingSomething owned
Spanishfortuna, riqueza
Catalanfortuna, riquesa

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