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English definition of “rich”


adjective [after verb] (CRITICISM)    /rɪtʃ/
used to describe someone's opinions when that person has the same bad qualities as the person they are criticizing : The education minister's criticism of the new exam system seems rich, considering it was he who demanded the changes in the first place . "He said I was looking rather fat ." "That's a bit rich coming from him."Dishonest
(Definition of rich adjective (CRITICISM) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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