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English definition of “well off”

well off

adjective uk   us  

well off adjective (RICH)

C1 rich: Her family was very well off. [before noun] a well-off neighbourhoodWealthiness and wealthy

well off adjective (HAVING A LOT)

[after verb] having a lot of or a number of: The city is well off for parks and gardens.Plenty and abundant

well off

noun [plural] uk   us  
the well-off rich people: It is a resort that clearly caters for the well-off.Wealthy people
(Definition of well off from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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