noun plural rich·es \ˈri-chəz\

: large amounts of money and possessions

: good things that are available to use or choose

Full Definition of RICHES

:  things that make one rich :  wealth

Examples of RICHES

  1. <industrialists who had amassed riches of a magnitude that few had dreamed possible>

Origin of RICHES

Middle English, singular or plural, from richesse wealth, from Anglo-French richesce, from riche rich, of Germanic origin; akin to Old English rīce rich
First Known Use: 13th century

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RICHES Defined for Kids


noun plural rich·es \ˈri-chəz\

Definition of RICHES for Kids

:  things that make someone rich


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