Examples of affluence in a Sentence
this affluence of new students is straining an already crowded school system
Recent Examples of affluence from the Web
The per capita emissions for U.S. residents in 2015 was about 10 times this limit; given the relative affluence of this country, our emissions will not get down to the average anytime soon.
But there's another factor that ties all 11 communities together: affluence.
This brings rising affluence and a decrease in poverty.
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What Is The Origin of Affluence?
Affluence comes from the Latin verb affluere, "to flow abundantly". Thus, someone or something blessed with affluence has received an incoming flood of riches. Since the affluent residents of suburbs often work in the central city but pay taxes back home, the wealth of some metropolitan areas tends to flow in one direction—out.
Origin and Etymology of affluence
First Known Use: 14th century
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