- The definition of opulent is displaying or having a lot of wealth.
An example of opulent is a stunning castle.
An opulent castle.
- very wealthy or rich
- characterized by abundance or profusion; luxuriant
Origin of opulentClassical Latin opulentus or opulens ; from ops: see opus
- Possessing or exhibiting great wealth; affluent.
- Characterized by extravagance or rich abundance; lavish or luxuriant: an opulent costume; an opulent musical.
Origin of opulentLatin opulentus; see op- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more opulent, superlative most opulent)