affluential

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adjective af·flu·en·tial \ˌa-(ˌ)flü-ˈen(t)-shəl\

Definition of affluential

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  1. :  wealthy and influential :  having power and influence because of affluence In short, recruit affluential and influential movers and shakers to serve on the rating committee. — Stanley Weinstein, The Complete Guide to Fundraising Management, 2009

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Origin and Etymology of affluential

blend of 1affluent and influential


First Known Use: 1842


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