rich person


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Noun1.rich person - a person who possesses great material wealthrich person - a person who possesses great material wealth
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
affluent - an affluent person; a person who is financially well off; "the so-called emerging affluents"
Croesus - a very wealthy man
fat cat - a wealthy and privileged person
man of means, rich man, wealthy man - a man who is wealthy
millionairess - a woman millionaire
plutocrat - someone who exercises power by virtue of wealth
millionaire - a person whose material wealth is valued at more than a million dollars
billionaire - a very rich person whose material wealth is valued at more than a billion dollars
multi-billionaire - a very rich person whose material wealth is valued at many billions of dollars
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This, again, would be nothing, were it not that the rich person has no one to whisper in his ear: "Why dost thou think of such things?
He remembered how, when he was a lad of fifteen, his godmother, the Squire's wife--the only rich person with whom he had ever come in contact--had pinned her faith to his success; had prophesied a wondrous career for him.
The funeral of a rich person was to them what the funeral of Alcestis or Ophelia is to the educated.
Every rich person is trying to become Raymond Davis by dint of wealth , he added.
The whole area was in a state of panic as police commandos took positions around the three storey house of Raheem, who was known to be quite a rich person in the locality.
When a poor person takes what is not theirs, it is called theft but when a rich person helps themselves to other people's money, it is called corruption.
szeg stop of the series of public forums being organised nationwide within the framework of the Fidesz Lets Protect Hungary roadshow, the State Secretary stressed: Hungary must be protected from everything that the Soros Plan represents, and which this very talented and extremely rich person wants to make a reality.
The play was a story of a marginalised painter Akhtar who could not make any paintings when adopted by a rich person Tajammal whereas another poor artist Niazi helps Akhtar by making art on his behalf that could earn sufficient money to both.
Does anyone really believe that a very rich person from the Middle East, China or wherever is prepared to spend a fortune for nothing but the glory of a successful Newcastle United team?
Does anyone really believe that a very rich person from the Middle East, China or wherever, is prepared to spend a fortune for only the glory of a successful Newcastle United team?
It was originally meant to decorate the tomb of a rich person and is an allegorical piece.
If we had a President we would just be replacing The Queen with another rich person.