Definition of affluence in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈaflʊəns/


[mass noun]
The state of having a great deal of money; wealth: a sign of our growing affluence
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  • 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.
wealth, prosperity, opulence, fortune, richness, luxury, plenty;
riches, money, cash, lucre, resources, assets, possessions, property, substance, means, deep pockets

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