nonpoor

adjective non·poor \ ˌnän-ˈpu̇r \

Definition of nonpoor

: having sufficient money or material possessions : not poor
  • nonpoor students/ residents
  • Federal payments and subsidies to the nonpoor [=people who are not poor] amounted to $651 billion in fiscal year 1990, more than five times what was paid out to the poor.
  • —Edward O. Welles

First Known Use of nonpoor

circa 1855


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