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Definition of the noun wealth

What does wealth mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: wealths

  1. the state of being rich and affluent; having a plentiful supply of material goods and money
  2. the quality of profuse abundance
    • example: she has a wealth of talent
    • lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
    • more generic words: abundance / copiousness / teemingness = the property of a more than adequate quantity or supply
  3. an abundance of material possessions and resources
    • lexical domain: Possessions - nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession
    • synonym of wealth: riches
    • more generic term: material resource = assets in the form of material possessions
    • more specific terms:
  4. property that has economic utility: a monetary value or an exchange value
    • lexical domain: Possessions - nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession
    • more generic words: belongings / holding / property = something owned
    • more specific word: money = wealth reckoned in terms of money

Alternative definition of the noun wealth

noun

  1. [obsolete] Weal; welfare; prosperity; good; well-being; happiness; joy.
  2. Riches; valuable material possessions.
  3. A great amount; an abundance or plenty.
  4. Power, of the kind associated with a great deal of money.

Writings

"Wealth" is a book by Avraham Tzvi Schwartz.

  • also known as "Wealth: a Torah approach"

Artwork

"Wealth" is an artwork by Ng Eng Teng.

Miscellanea

Wealth is a character power.

Phrases with Wealth

  1. hoarded wealth
  2. Roll in Wealth
  3. Cultural Wealth
  4. inherited wealth

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Wealth

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Google previewPublic Service Magazine (1911)

Wealth is a crime.” When those who have grown rich in transportation and the like, if there are any such, have been disposed of, then it will be time to deal with the clothiers, furniture manufacturers, house builders, and all others who ...

Google previewEdge-tools of Speech (1886)

Without a rich heart wealth is an ugly beggar. — Emerson. There is nothing keeps...

Google previewPublic Service (1911)

Wealth is a crime.” When those who have grown rich in transportation and the like, if there are any such, have been disposed of, then it will be time to deal with the clothiers, furniture manufacturers, house builders, and all others who ...

Google previewEconomics: The Definitive Encyclopedia from Theory to Practice [4 volumes] (2017)

by David A. Dieterle Ph.D.

First, wealth is a stock value, which means it is a measure at a given point in time — for example, December 31. Income is a flow value, which...

Wealth is the total accumulated value of a person's assets at any ...

Google previewEdinburgh Review, Or Critical Journal (1838)

Senior, this writer thus proceeds;– 'Wealth is a means of happiness, and a means which procures almost all the ...

Google previewShould Differences in Income and Wealth Matter?: Volume 19 (2002)

by Ellen Frankel Paul, Fred D. Miller

There is a further warrant for not focusing on the minor premise that income or wealth is that condition C which ought,

an individual's possession of income or wealth is the crucial source of that individual's having or attaining or enjoying what ...

Google previewDelphi Complete Works of Aristotle (Illustrated) (2013)

by Aristotle

X And we have found the answer to our original question, Whether the art of getting wealth is the business of the manager of a...

Google previewMindfulness and Money (2003)

The Buddhist Path of Abundance by Dominic J. Houlder, Kulananda, Kulananda Houlder

And there's more—having wealth means that we can recover when things go wrong for us. Wealth means that we can keep up a good reputation in the community (by making ritual offerings in the Buddha's day, which were no doubt costly) ...

Google previewUncovering the Constitution's Moral Design (2007)

by Paul R. DeHart

For,as suggested,wealth is a means to an end and therefore lacks the nature of a final or real aim of human action.

Google previewOur Modern Times (2004)

The New Nature of Capitalism in the Information Age by Daniel Cohen

The move from poverty to wealth is a move toward literacy, education, and a variety of experience. A life of poverty is a life in which survival is the first and almost the only order of business, in which housing is so crowded as to make privacy ...

Google previewA Lexicon of Economics (2005)

by Phyllis Deane, Jessica Kuper

The wealth of a nation comprises a wide range of assets including both physical capital andnetclaimson other countries.The physical capitalitselfisnoteasily quantified. The United Nations System of National Accounts (1968), however, ...

Google previewA Colonial Lexicon (1999)

Of Birth Ritual, Medicalization, and Mobility in the Congo by Nancy Rose Hunt

WEALTH. Crocodiles had "for many months been taking steady toll of men, women, and children" on the Upper Congo River not far from Yakusu. Dr. C. C. Chesterman described the terror in the Yakusu Quarterly Notes (YQN) in October 1933: ...

Google previewThe politician's dictionary (1775)

Or, a summary of political knowledge: containing remarks on the interests, connections, forces, revenues, wealth, credit, debts, taxes, commerce, and manufactures of the different states of Europe. Alphabetically digested for the use of those who would wish to understand whatever occurs in the science of politics

Or, a summary of political knowledge: containing remarks on the interests, connections, forces, revenues, wealth, credit, debts, taxes, commerce, and manufactures of the different states of Europe. Alphabetically digested for the use of those ...

Google previewThe Politician's Dictionary, Or, A Compendium of Political Knowledge (1776)

Containing Historical Remarks on the Interests, Connections, Forces, Revenues, Wealth, Credit, Debts, Taxes, Commerce, Manufactures, &c. of the Different States of Europe : Digested Alphabetically : ... Useful to the Gentleman, Merchant, and Farmer

Containing Historical Remarks on the Interests, Connections, Forces, Revenues, Wealth, Credit, Debts, Taxes, Commerce, Manufactures, &c. of the Different States of Europe : Digested Alphabetically :...

Google previewTheological Dictionary of the New Testament (1985)

Abridged in One Volume by Gerhard Kittel, Gerhard Friedrich, Geoffrey W. Bromiley

The basic sense, then, is "fullness of goods," and ploutos may mean either material wealth or spiritual wealth (of wisdom etc.). b. Lexical. Lexicography supports the linguistic analysis. Thus ploutos means "wealth," plousios "well-to- do," plouteo ...

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Quotes about Wealth

Some people lose their health getting wealth and then lose their wealth gaining health.
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Scrabble value of W4E1A1L1T1H4

The value of this 6-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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