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Meaning of WEALTH

Pronunciation:  welth

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the quality of profuse abundance; "she has a wealth of talent"
  2. [n]  property that has economic utility: a monetary value or an exchange value
  3. [n]  an abundance of material possessions and resources
  4. [n]  the state of being rich and affluent; having a plentiful supply of material goods and money; "great wealth is not a sign of great intelligence"
 

WEALTH is a 6 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: riches, wealthiness
 
 Antonyms: impoverishment, poorness, poverty
 
 See Also: abundance, affluence, belongings, circumstances, copiousness, economic condition, financial condition, gold, hoarded wealth, holding, luxuriousness, luxury, mammon, material possession, material resource, money, opulence, property, richness, silver spoon, sufficiency, sumptuousness, teemingness, treasure

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Wealth\, n. (Econ.)
       (a) In the private sense, all pooperty which has a money
           value.
       (b) In the public sense, all objects, esp. material
           objects, which have economic utility.
       (c) Specif. called {personal wealth}. Those energies,
           faculties, and habits directly contributing to make
           people industrially efficient.
    
    
  2. \Wealth\, n. [OE. welthe, from wele; cf. D. weelde
    luxury. See {Weal} prosperity.]
    1. Weal; welfare; prosperity; good. [Obs.] ``Let no man seek
       his own, but every man another's wealth.'' --1 Cor. x. 24.
    
    2. Large possessions; a comparative abundance of things which
       are objects of human desire; esp., abundance of worldly
       estate; affluence; opulence; riches.
    
             I have little wealth to lose.         --Shak.
    
             Each day new wealth, without their care, provides.
                                                   --Dryden.
    
             Wealth comprises all articles of value and nothing
             else.                                 --F. A.
                                                   Walker.
    
    {Active wealth}. See under {Active}.
    
    Syn: Riches; affluence; opulence; abundance.
    
    
 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you are wealthy means vitality and zest leading to your success. Seeing others wealthy indicates that your friends will be supportive in your times of need.
 
Glossary
 
 Definition: the accumulation of material objects that have value within a society.
 

 

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