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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “affluent”


adjective     /ˈæənt/
having a lot of money or owning a lot of things; rich
affluent nations/neighbourhoods
Wealthiness and wealthy
affluence     /ˈæənts/ noun [U] What we are seeing increasingly is a society of private affluence and public squalor.
Wealthiness and wealthy
(Definition of affluent adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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