What does richness mean?

Definitions for richness

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word richness.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. profusion, profuseness, richness, cornucopianoun

    the property of being extremely abundant

    "the profusion of detail"; "the idiomatic richness of English"

  2. affluence, richnessnoun

    abundant wealth

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

  3. fullness, mellowness, richnessnoun

    the property of a sensation that is rich and pleasing

    "the music had a fullness that echoed through the hall"; "the cheap wine had no body, no mellowness"; "he was well aware of the richness of his own appearance"

  4. richnessnoun

    the quality of having high intrinsic value

    "the richness of the mines and pastureland"; "the cut of her clothes and the richness of the fabric were distinctive"

  5. richness, rankness, prolificacy, fertilitynoun

    the property of producing abundantly and sustaining vigorous and luxuriant growth

    "he praised the richness of the soil"; "weeds lovely in their rankness"

  6. richnessnoun

    a strong deep vividness of hue

    "the fire-light gave a richness of coloring to that side of the room"

  7. impressiveness, grandness, magnificence, richnessnoun

    splendid or imposing in size or appearance

    "the grandness of the architecture"; "impressed by the richness of the flora"


  1. richnessnoun

    The state or quality of being rich; richdom.

  2. richnessnoun

    The number of types in a community.

  3. richnessnoun

    The result or product of being rich.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Richnessnoun

    the quality or state of being rich (in any sense of the adjective)

How to pronounce richness?

How to say richness in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of richness in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of richness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of richness in a Sentence

  1. Linda Hamilton:

    The character is the same but time changes everything, i felt there was a world of richness I could explore and then rock it as a woman of a certain age.

  2. Prophet Mohammed, Bukhari:

    The best richness is the richness of the soul.

  3. Sonia Sotomayor:

    I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the richness of her experiences would more often than not reach a better conclusion than a white male who hasn't lived that life.

  4. Andrew Green:

    From the moment this (HBOS) went wrong, and the moment when enforcement action was being considered, because of the richness of information on Peter Cummings he was the only person who was really considered.

  5. Michael Mars:

    So for the Yule holiday season we enjoy the richness of life and the company of people whom we cherish, as we will often be the only ones who know where the traditions really came from! i personally just view it as more of a time to be with my family.

Images & Illustrations of richness

  1. richnessrichnessrichnessrichnessrichness

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for richness

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for richness »


Find a translation for the richness definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:

Discuss these richness definitions with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


    "richness." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 16 Sep. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/richness>.

    Are we missing a good definition for richness? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    a bright spot on the parhelic circle; caused by diffraction by ice crystals
    • A. slur
    • B. swag
    • C. sundog
    • D. anestrus

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for richness: