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richesplural noun

 us   /ˈrɪtʃ·ɪz/

riches plural noun (A LOT)

a large amount of something desirable or valuable: oil/mineral/cultural riches

riches plural noun (WEALTH)

Translations of “riches”
in Korean 재물, 부…
in Arabic غِنى, ثَروة…
in Portuguese riquezas…
in Catalan riqueses…
in Japanese 富, 財宝…
in Italian ricchezza, ricchezze…
in Chinese (Traditional) 財富, 財産, 豐富的礦產…
in Russian богатство…
in Turkish zenginlik, varlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 财富, 财产, 丰富的矿产…
in Polish bogactwa, bogactwo…
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