wealthy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “wealthy” in the English Dictionary

"wealthy" in British English

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wealthyadjective

uk   us   /ˈwel.θi/
B2 rich: He's a very wealthy man. With ​theirnaturalresources they are ​potentially a very wealthy ​country.
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wealthynoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˈwel.θi/
the wealthy richpeople
(Definition of wealthy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wealthy" in Business English

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wealthyadjective

uk   us   /ˈwelθi/
rich: a wealthy ​businessman/country/​investor

wealthynoun

uk   us   /ˈwelθi/
the wealthy [plural] richpeople: The ​money will come from ​additionaltaxes on the wealthy.
(Definition of wealthy from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wealthy”
in Arabic ثَري, غَني…
in Korean 부유한…
in Portuguese endinheirado, abastado, rico…
in Catalan ric…
in Japanese お金持ちの…
in Chinese (Simplified) 富有的,有钱的…
in Turkish zengin, varlıklı, servet sahibi…
in Russian богатый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 富有的,有錢的…
in Italian facoltoso…
in Polish bogaty, zamożny…
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