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wealthyadjective

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

wealthynoun

uk   us   /ˈwelθi/
the wealthy [plural]
rich people: The money will come from additional taxes 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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