to become or get or grow rich(er)hacerse (más) rico;enriquecerse (más);to get rich quickhacer fortuna or enriquecerse rápidamente
Some people go into business to get rich quickSome of the local crofters were set to get rich quick (by selling their land to developers), while others sold their birthrights for a mess of empty promisesaccount holders are set to get rich quick with windfall shares when the building society becomes a bankto [strike] it rich
to be as rich as Croesusnadar en la abundancia
for richer, for pooreren la riqueza y en la pobreza
seaweed is a rich source of iodinelas algas son una gran fuente de yodo;to be rich in[+flora, fauna]tener abundancia de;tener gran riqueza de;[+natural resources, nutrients, protein]ser rico en;the island is rich in historyla isla tiene mucha historia;to be rich in detailser rico or(formal) profuso en detalles;the story is rich in comic and dramatic detailla historia es rica en or abunda en detalles cómicos y dramáticos;a style rich in metaphorsun estilo en el que abundan las metáforas
Vietnam is a country rich in natural resourcesSoya milk is rich in proteinthe rich rewards of hard worka rich variety of plant and animal lifea rich variety of readingThis land is known to be rich in oil, gas, coal, and diamondsSome of these woods are extraordinarily rich in wild flowersa country rich in marine lifeher account of Lewis' childhood is rich in detail
5(heavy, concentrated)[+food, sauce]sustancioso que contiene mucha grasa, azúcar etc; (que contiene mucha grasa, azúcar etc)pesado;fuerte;[+coffee]con mucho sabor;[+wine]generoso
it's too rich for mees muy pesado (or dulce or grasiento etc) para mí;this chocolate gateau is very richesta tarta de chocolate llena mucho;esta tarta de chocolate es muy empalagosa or pesada (pejorative)
I use mainly old poplar because it develops a deep, rich color with agingthe wine has a fine, rich colourWalls # in appropriately rich colours # will be set with sixteenth- century carved marble window screens and decorated with luxurious embroidered hanging textiles
a highly-trained rich mezzo voiceI heard his voice—his deep, rich, soothing voice—more clearlyHis rich, mature voice tells the listner he's been around
that's rich!¡mira por dónde! (informal);that's rich, coming from her!¡ella no es quién para hablar!;¡tiene gracia que sea ella la que diga eso!
"she said we ought to work harder" - "oh, that's rich, coming from her! her lunch hour takes up most of the day""I think we should spend less time on this project" - "That's rich! Last week you said it was top priority"Accusations of racism brought an angry reaction from the opposition leader: "I think that's rich coming from a party that split down the middle when it selected a black candidate", he said.
the richlos ricos;the rich and famouslos ricos y famosos
...sailing on luxury yachts and sipping cocktails with the rich and famous
rich tea biscuit (n)galleta (f) que se toma con una taza de té; (que se toma con una taza de té)