affluence
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affluence(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (material wealth)
a. la opulencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The sociólogist's new book discusses the dangers of a society obsessed with affluence.El libro nuevo del sociólogo examina los peligros de una sociedad obsesionada con la opulencia.
b. la riqueza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
After a period of affluence, the country plunged into a depression.Después de un periodo de riqueza, el país fue sumido en una depresión.
c. la abundancia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An era of affluence and progress followed the difficult war years.Una era de abundancia y progreso siguió los años difíciles de la guerra.
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affluence [ˈæflʊəns]
noun
riqueza (f); opulencia (f)
to live in affluence vivir con lujo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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