Affluent

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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a branch that flows into the main stream
  • an affluent person; a person who is financially well off; "the so-called emerging affluents"
  • having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value; "an affluent banker"; "a speculator flush with cash"; "not merely rich but loaded"; "moneyed aristocrats"; "wealthy corporations"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an affluent person; a person who is financially well off; "the so-called emerging affluents" ,
  • a branch that flows into the main stream

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  • Mass affluent: In marketing and financial services, mass affluent and emerging affluent are the high end of the mass market, or individuals with US$100,000 to US$1,000
  • Original affluent society: The "original affluent society" is a theory postulating that hunter-gatherers were the original affluent society. This theory was first articulated by
  • The Affluent Society: The Affluent Society is a 1958 (4th edition revised 1984) book by Harvard economist John Kenneth Galbraith. The book sought to clearly outline the manner
  • Affluent (horse): Affluent (foaled 1998 in Kentucky) is an American Thoroughbred racehorse. Affluent is a bay mare bred in Kentucky by her owner Janis Whitham. She was
  • Affluent (disambiguation): To be affluent is to have an abundance of valuable resources or material possessions. Affluent may also refer to: Affluent (geography), a stream or river
  • Mendelsohn Affluent Survey: The Mendelsohn Affluent Survey was founded in 1977 as a research study of high-income individuals in the United States, collecting quantitative data on

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* The only truly affluent are those who do not want more than they have. - Erich Fromm


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