adjective \ˈwel-thē also ˈwelt-thē\

: having a lot of money and possessions


Full Definition of WEALTHY

:  having wealth :  very affluent
:  characterized by abundance :  ample
wealth·i·ly \-thə-lē\ adverb
wealth·i·ness \-thē-nəs\ noun

Examples of WEALTHY

  1. He is a wealthy entrepreneur.
  2. the wealthiest nations in the world

First Known Use of WEALTHY

15th century

Rhymes with WEALTHY


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