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English definition of “affluenza”

affluenza

noun [U]     /æf.luˈen.zə/
the bad effects of living in a society where many people are too rich, such as always wanting new, expensive things or having to work too hardSocial order and disorderLifestyles and their studyWealthiness and wealthy
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