man of means

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: of means - a man who is wealthyman of means - a man who is wealthy      
nabob - a wealthy man (especially one who made his fortune in the Orient)
have, rich person, wealthy person - a person who possesses great material wealth
nob, toff - informal term for an upper-class or wealthy person
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References in classic literature ?
Frayser pere was what no Southern man of means is not--a politician.
As her husband was a man of means, and had doubtless returned by this time, could she not send them the money?
You can spend your fifty-sixth birthday in England, then, and be a man of means for the remainder of your days."
So the beggar in the ballad had come home; and when I lay down that night on the kitchen chests, I was a man of means and had a name in the country.
As Fouquet was alighting from his carriage, to enter the castle of Nantes, a man of mean appearance went up to him with marks of the greatest respect, and gave him a letter.
The official quickly put up a bungalow raising questions where he got the money, yet he was not known to be a man of means.