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an affluent person who does not display his or her wealth in the form of material possessions
Historical Examples

He is one of our most affluential Trustees, and has given large sums of money toward the asylums support.
Daddy Long-Legs Jean Webster


wealthy and influential; rich and powerful

The sons and daughters of magnates are affluential.
Word Origin

a blend of affluent and influential
Usage Note

affluential n.


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    having an abundance of wealth, property, or other material goods; prosperous; rich: an affluent person. abounding in anything; abundant. flowing freely: an affluent fountain. a tributary stream. an affluent person: a luxurious resort appealing to young affluents. Historical Examples But scarcely anywhere do we find this wonder-working grace so affluently described. The Expositor’s Bible: Ephesians […]

  • Affluenza

    noun the guilt or lack of motivation experienced by people who have made or inherited large amounts of money Also called sudden-wealth syndrome Contemporary Examples affluenza is touted as a disease that seems able to remove all accountability. No, Affluenza Is Not a Real Thing Dr. Michelle K. London December 15, 2013 The term affluenza […]

  • Afflux

    something that flows to or toward a point: an afflux of blood to the head. the act of flowing to or toward; flow. Historical Examples Spirituous drinks occasion an afflux of the gastric juices, become acid, and are absorbed. North American Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, July, 1826 Various The best mode […]

  • Affordable

    that can be ; believed to be within one’s financial means: attractive new cars at affordable prices. Usually, affordables. items, expenses, etc., that one can : a variety of affordables for your gift list. Contemporary Examples Say what you will about the affordable Care Act, but its method of passage—a party line vote by Democrats—was […]

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