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affluence Syllabification: af·flu·ence
Pronunciation: /ˈaflo͞oəns/

Definition of affluence in English:


The state of having a great deal of money; wealth: a sign of our growing affluence
More example sentences
  • Now, in our new climate of national affluence, wealth and all its trappings seem available to anybody determined enough to have them.
  • The era was also one of prosperity and affluence, an era of material plenty.
  • Much greater wealth is concentrated in ever-decreasing numbers of centres of affluence.

Words that rhyme with affluence

perpetuance • effluence
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