Definitions for affluenceˈæf lu əns or, sometimes, əˈflu-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

af•flu•enceˈæf lu əns or, sometimes, əˈflu-(n.)

  1. abundance of money; wealth.

  2. an abundant supply; profusion.

  3. a flowing to or toward some point; afflux.

Origin of affluence:

1350–1400; ME < MF < L

Princeton's WordNet

  1. affluence, richness(noun)

    abundant wealth

    "they studied forerunners of richness or poverty"; "the richness all around unsettled him for he had expected to find poverty"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. affluence(noun)ˈæf lu əns or, sometimes, əˈflu-

    ≠ poverty


  1. affluence(Noun)

    An abundant flow or supply.

  2. affluence(Noun)

    An abundance of wealth.

    His affluence was surpassed by no man.

  3. affluence(Noun)

    A moderate level of wealth.

    The had achieved affluence, but aspired to true wealth.

  4. affluence(Noun)

    An influx.

  5. Origin: From affluence, from affluentia

Webster Dictionary

  1. Affluence(noun)

    a flowing to or towards; a concourse; an influx

  2. Affluence(noun)

    an abundant supply, as of thought, words, feelings, etc.; profusion; also, abundance of property; wealth

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