an affluent person; a person who is financially well off
"the so-called emerging affluents"
feeder, tributary, confluent, affluent(adj)
a branch that flows into the main stream
affluent, flush, loaded, moneyed, wealthy(adj)
having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value
"an affluent banker"; "a speculator flush with cash"; "not merely rich but loaded"; "moneyed aristocrats"; "wealthy corporations"
Somebody who is wealthy.
A stream or river flowing into a larger river or into a lake; a tributary stream; a tributary.
Abundant; copious; plenteous.
Abounding in goods or riches; materially wealthy.
flowing to; flowing abundantly
abundant; copious; plenteous; hence, wealthy; abounding in goods or riches
a stream or river flowing into a larger river or into a lake; a tributary stream
Origin: [Cf. F. affluent, L. affluens, -entis, p. pr. See Affluence.]
Affluent is an American Thoroughbred racehorse. Bred and raced by Janis Whitham, and trained by U.S. Racing Hall of Fame inductee Ron McAnally, the daughter of 1978 U.S. Triple Crown winner Affirmed won four Grade I races and retired to broodmare duty with career earnings of $1,497,650. As a broodmare, Affluent has produced two foals by Storm Cat, one by Distorted Humor and a foal by Awesome Again is due in 2009.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
af′flōō-ent, adj. abounding: wealthy (with in).—n. a stream flowing into a river or lake.—ns. Af′fluence, abundance: wealth; Af′fluency (obs.).—adv. Af′fluently.—n. Af′fluentness. [L. affluĕre, affluent-em—ad, to, fluĕre, to flow.]
The numerical value of affluent in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of affluent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I do think at a certain point you've made enough money. The affluent.
The only truly affluent are those who do not want more than they have.
Magnanimity does not make you affluent but it buy you gems a affluent can't..
Hard work does work magic but hardly as how most of the common men think and probably never the way as how most affluent people pompously say to others.
Their offer is targeted at those who are less affluent and that suits me. Taking care of this group and creating better social and labor conditions for them is good - it will benefit Poland's economy and the country as a whole.
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- охолен, богаташ, вливащ се, богат, изобиленBulgarian
- reich, begütert, Geldsack, Reicher, wohlhabend, reichlichGerman
- adinerado, abundante, ricachón, afluente, ricoSpanish
- varakas, runsasFinnish
- richard, abondant, affluent, richeFrench
- tehetős, gazdagHungarian
- 裕福, 金満家, 金持ちJapanese
- вливаться, зажиточный, обильный, богач, состоятельный, богатый, изобильныйRussian
- богаташ, imućnik, bogataš, имућан, имућник, imućanSerbo-Croatian
- öveflödande, riklig, välbärgad, rik, förmögenSwedish
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