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wealth·y

 (wĕl′thē)
adj. wealth·i·er, wealth·i·est
1. Having wealth; rich. See Synonyms at rich.
2. Marked by abundance: a wealthy land.
3. Well supplied: wealthy in compassion.
n.
(used with a pl. verb) Rich people considered as a group. Often used with the.

wealth′i·ly adv.
wealth′i·ness n.

wealthy

(ˈwɛlθɪ)
adj, wealthier or wealthiest
1. possessing wealth; affluent; rich
2. of, characterized by, or relating to wealth
3. abounding: wealthy in friends.
ˈwealthily adv
ˈwealthiness n

wealth•y

(ˈwɛl θi)

adj. wealth•i•er, wealth•i•est.
1. having great wealth; rich; affluent.
2. of, marked by, or suggesting wealth: wealthy furnishings.
3. rich in something stated or implied; abundant or ample.
[1325–75]
wealth′i•ly, adv.
wealth′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.wealthy - having an abundant supply of money or possessions of valuewealthy - 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"
rich - possessing material wealth; "her father is extremely rich"; "many fond hopes are pinned on rich uncles"

wealthy

adjective rich, prosperous, affluent, well-off, loaded (slang), comfortable, flush (informal), in the money (informal), opulent, well-heeled (informal), well-to-do, moneyed, quids in (slang), filthy rich, rolling in it (slang), on Easy Street (informal), stinking rich (slang), made of money (informal) a wealthy international businessman
broke (informal), short, poor, deprived, impoverished, needy, penniless, destitute, poverty-stricken, down and out, skint (Brit. slang), indigent, down at heel, dirt-poor (informal), on the breadline, flat broke (informal), without two pennies to rub together (informal)

wealthy

adjective
Possessing a large amount of money, land, or other material possessions:
Slang: loaded.
Idioms: having money to burn, in the money, made of money, rolling in money.
Translations
ثَرِيّغَني، ثَري
bohatý
rig
varakasäveriäs
bogat
gazdagvagyonos
auîugur, ríkur
富裕な
부유한
bogat
rik
ร่ำรวยมั่งคั่ง
giàu có

wealthy

[ˈwelθɪ]
A. ADJ (wealthier (compar) (wealthiest (superl))) → rico, acaudalado
B. NPL the wealthylos ricos

wealthy

[ˈwɛlθi]
adjriche
npl
the wealthy → les riches

wealthy

adj (+er)wohlhabend, reich; (= having a private fortune also)vermögend
n the wealthy pldie Reichen pl

wealthy

[ˈwɛlθɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) → ricco/a

wealth

(welθ) noun
1. riches. He is a man of great wealth.
2. a great quantity (of). a wealth of information.
ˈwealthy adjective
having much money and/or many possessions; rich. She is a wealthy young widow.

wealthy

ثَرِيّ bohatý rig wohlhabend ευκατάστατος adinerado varakas riche bogat facoltoso 富裕な 부유한 rijk velstående bogaty rico богатый rik ร่ำรวยมั่งคั่ง varsıl giàu có 富有的

wealthy

a. rico-a, acaudalado-a, adinerado-a.
References in classic literature ?
The wealthiest and most important citizens of the Emerald City were proud to wait upon these famous adventurers, and they were assisted by a sprightly little maid named Jellia Jamb, whom the Scarecrow pinched upon her rosy cheeks and seemed to know very well.
It is only a few of the scions of our noblest and wealthiest houses, who are able to give the time and money necessary for the thorough prosecution of this noble and valuable Art.
Her family, one of the wealthiest in Devonshire, cut up rough about it, and we eloped--are eloping rather, for on the day that you and I walked to the landing stage to go aboard this steamer she and her faithful servant, a negress, passed us, driving to the ship Morrow.
Nancy had never "worked out" before; but a sick mother suddenly widowed and left with three younger children besides Nancy herself, had forced the girl into doing something toward their support, and she had been so pleased when she found a place in the kitchen of the great house on the hill--Nancy had come from "The Corners," six miles away, and she knew Miss Polly Harrington only as the mistress of the old Harrington homestead, and one of the wealthiest residents of the town.
I am so rich, I could have given bid for bid with the wealthiest Praetorians at the auction of the Roman empire (which was the world's); and yet I owe for the flesh in the tongue I brag with.
In the pursuit of which, by thrift and management, I might reasonably expect, in about two hundred years, to be the wealthiest man in the kingdom.
Nothing remains but the landed interest; and this, in a political view, and particularly in relation to taxes, I take to be perfectly united, from the wealthiest landlord down to the poorest tenant.
At length one of them, piqued by his taunts, or tempted by his offers, agreed to be his guide; for which he was to receive a gun, a pistol, three knives, two horses, and a little of every article in possession of the party; a reward sufficient to make him one of the wealthiest of his vagabond nation.
To remember her gave him pleasure, and when his comrades, hearing of his adventure at Bogucharovo, rallied him on having gone to look for hay and having picked up one of the wealthiest heiresses in Russia, he grew angry.
Then, when we reach Achaean Argos, wealthiest of all lands, he shall be my son-in-law and I will show him like honour with my own dear son Orestes, who is being nurtured in all abundance.
Look at it, says I -- such a hat for me to wear -- one of the wealthiest men in this town if I could git my rights.
His dress, which was studiously neat and clean, was composed of such fabrics as none but the wealthiest classes wear, but was threadbare and patched ; and on his feet were placed a pair of moccasins, ornamented in the best manner of Indian ingenuity.