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Rich - synonyms or related words

cash-rich

adjective

a cash-rich person, business or economy has a lot of money available to spend and invest

cash-rich

adjective

someone who is cash-rich has a lot of money, but very little time to spend it, making them time-poor

time-poor

adjective

someone who is time-poor has very little free time, and so even though they may have plenty of money they do not have much leisure time to spend it

the rich

adjective

owning a lot of money, property, or valuable possessions

the wealthy

adjective

a wealthy person, organization, or country is one that has a large amount of money, land, and other valuable things

prosperous

adjective

rich and successful

affluent

adjective

rich enough to buy things for pleasure

well-to-do

adjective

rich and belonging to an upper class family

comfortably off

adjective

rich enough to pay for everything you need

well-off

adjective

informal rich, or having enough money to live well

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moonbow

a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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