richadjectiveuk us /rɪtʃ/
rich adjective (MONEY)
- She came out of the divorce settlement a rich woman.
- The divergence between the incomes of the rich and the poor countries seems to be increasing.
- Even when she became rich and famous, she never forgot her humble background.
- A lack of formal education is no bar to becoming rich.
- She grew up in the days when a woman's main aim was to snare a rich husband.
rich adjective (HAVING A LOT OF STH)
rich adjective (ATTRACTIVE)
- This is a wonderful wine - honeyed and rich without being remotely cloying.
- I like rich jewel colours, such as purple, blue and green.
- The leaves on the trees have started to turn a rich coppery colour.
- She loved the beauty and fruitfulness of the autumn, when the whole countryside was ablaze with rich golden colours.
- His health suffered from over-indulgence in rich food and drink.
rich adjective (FOOD)
rich adjective (UNFAIR)