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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 G. G. Findlay

Never was an historian so readily and so affluently supplied!
Homes and Haunts of the Most Eminent British Poets, Vol. I (of 2) William Howitt

rich; wealthy
abundant; copious
flowing freely
(archaic) a tributary stream

mid-15c., “flowing,” from Middle French affluent (14c.) or directly from Latin affluentem (nominative affluens) “flowing toward, abounding, rich, copious,” present participle of affluere “flow toward,” from ad- “to” (see ad-) + fluere “to flow” (see fluent).


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