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Meaning of WEALTHY

Pronunciation:  'welthee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value; "an affluent banker"; "a speculator flush with cash"; "not merely rich but loaded"; "moneyed aristocrats"; "wealthy corporations"
 

WEALTHY is a 7 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: affluent, flush, loaded, moneyed, rich
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Wealth"y\, a. [Compar. {Wealthier}; superl.
{Wealthiest}.]
1. Having wealth; having large possessions, or larger than
   most men, as lands, goods, money, or securities; opulent;
   affluent; rich.

         A wealthy Hebrew of my tribe.         --Shak.

         Thou broughtest us out into a wealthy place. --Ps.
                                               lxvi. 12.

2. Hence, ample; full; satisfactory; abundant. [R.]

         The wealthy witness of my pen.        --B. Jonson.

 

 

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