hoarded wealth

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Noun1.hoarded wealth - accumulated wealth in the form of money or jewels etc.hoarded wealth - accumulated wealth in the form of money or jewels etc.; "the pirates hid their treasure on a small island in the West Indies"
riches, wealth - an abundance of material possessions and resources
fortune - a large amount of wealth or prosperity
valuable - something of value; "all our valuables were stolen"
king's ransom - a very large treasure
treasure trove, trove - treasure of unknown ownership found hidden (usually in the earth)
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I tell you, that misfortune and discovery are thickening about your head; that the structures you have raised, through all your ill-spent life, are crumbling into dust; that your path is beset with spies; that this very day, ten thousand pounds of your hoarded wealth have gone in one great crash!'
Islam, through Zakat and other sources bring back the hoarded wealth into circulation.
Such a tax, which could be promoted as an excise tax on hoarded wealth, could raise substantial revenue from those with the greatest capacity to pay.