rich person

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: 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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What I have to pray and entreat of you is, that you will never think of me as the daughter of a rich person; that you will never think of me as dressing any better, or living any better, than when you first knew me.
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.
Make no mistake, Brexit is a rich person's game, and disaster capitalists will make their fortunes from the UK being a flop, not a hit - with a tantalising bonfire of EU protections and laws.
In truth, unless you are a very rich person, you're not going to kit out your whole home with Anthropologie produce but you will find that one outstanding piece that will make it, and you, really stand out.
"It all sounded like a rich person did this, but I'm just a little black girl from the South Side.
America says, listen to the expert; the person who knows about poverty is the rich person who studied it; a person who knows how to eliminate racism is a white person who's studied it.
For example if a rich person files his tax return and comply with all laws, should the state reward him or punish him?
A rich person who chose to reach out to people and to His God.
Yet, even a pretty rich person with merely a spare million or two to throw around could not compete with these numbers.
I am not a rich person but my heart is as big as an ocean.