embarras de richesses

French noun phrase
em·​bar·​ras de ri·​chesses | \ äⁿ-bä-räd-rē-shes How to pronounce embarras de richesses (audio) , -rä-də-\
variants: or embarras de richesse

Definition of embarras de richesses

: embarrassment of riches : confusing abundance

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