- The definition of wealthy is someone with many riches, especially material riches.
A person with a million dollars is an example of someone who might be described as wealthy.
A wealthy man.
wealthy definition by Webster's New World
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☆ a red, medium-sized fall apple
wealthy definition by American Heritage Dictionary
adjective wealth·i·er, wealth·i·est
- Having wealth; rich. See Synonyms at rich.
- Marked by abundance: a wealthy land.
- Well supplied: wealthy in compassion.
(used with a pl. verb) Rich people considered as a group. Often used with the.
- wealthˈi·ly adverb
- wealthˈi·ness noun