What does wealthy mean?

Definitions for wealthy
ˈwɛl θiwealthy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. affluent, flush, loaded, moneyed, wealthyadjective

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. wealthynoun

    Rich people.

  2. wealthynoun

    A rich person.

  3. wealthyadjective

    Possessing financial wealth; rich.

  4. wealthyadjective

    Abundant in quality or quantity; profuse.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Wealthyadjective

    Rich; opulent; abundant.

    Etymology: from wealth.

    If a gentleman, or any wealthy yeoman, have any children, the eldest shall be kept in some order, but all the rest shall shift and fall to this occupation of stealing. Edmund Spenser.

    I will be married to a wealthy widow,
    Ere three days pass. William Shakespeare, Taming of the Shrew.

    My speculations, when sold single, like cherries upon the stick, are delights for the rich and wealthy; after some time they come to market in great quantities, and are every ordinary man’s money. Joseph Addison, Spectator.

    Not Neptune’s self from all his floods receives
    A wealthier tribute than to thine he gives. Alexander Pope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wealthy

    having wealth; having large possessions, or larger than most men, as lands, goods, money, or securities; opulent; affluent; rich

  2. Wealthy

    hence, ample; full; satisfactory; abundant

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wealthy' in Adjectives Frequency: #740

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wealthy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wealthy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of wealthy in a Sentence

  1. President Trump:

    This thing is costing me a fortune, being president, it's probably costing me from $ 3 to $ 5 billion for the privilege of being — and I couldn't care less — I don't care. You know if you're wealthy, it doesn't matter. I just want to do a great job.

  2. Jose Miguel Vivanco:

    Curiously enough, now that powerful politicians or wealthy businessmen are subject to that same kind of treatment, now all of a sudden this issue is being debated.

  3. AiR:

    If happiness was just achievement, then the rich and wealthy would be glad. But look around and you will find, That many of them are sad.

  4. Phelim McAleer:

    Joe Biden is Joe Biden, at times he mumbles and stumbles but he also is one the longest serving politicians in Washington who has become very wealthy during his time in public service. John is the perfect actor to portray that complexity.

  5. Scott Lynn:

    Our fundamental belief is that this is a very interesting asset class, which historically has been traded by the ultra-wealthy for hundreds of years, but the only way to really invest in art has been to purchase a painting. Masterworks is the first platform that allows anyone to really invest in these great works of art.

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