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adverb richly pronunciation in British English /ˈrɪtʃli/
  1. 1
    in a beautiful and expensive way

    richly patterned carpets

    a richly decorated palace

  2. 3
    richly deserve:

    He gave them the credit that they very richly deserved.

  3. 4
    with a lot of money or benefit
    richly rewarded:

    He was richly rewarded for the help he gave.


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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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