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Meaning of WEALTH

Pronunciation:  welth

WordNet Dictionary
  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
  1. \Wealth\, n. (Econ.)
       (a) In the private sense, all pooperty which has a money
       (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.
             Wealth comprises all articles of value and nothing
             else.                                 --F. A.
    {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.
 Definition: the accumulation of material objects that have value within a society.