wealth
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wealth(
wehlth
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (material possessions)
a. 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).
The sultan was a man of fabulous wealth.El sultán era un hombre de una riqueza fabulosa.
2. (resources)
a. 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).
The country's mineral wealth has been underestimated.La riqueza mineral del país ha sido subestimada.
3. (a large amount)
a. 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).
This new book contains a wealth of useful suggestions.Este nuevo libro contiene una abundancia de sugerencias útiles.
b. la profusión
(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).
We welcomed in the new year with a wealth of food and good cheer.Le dimos la bienvenida al año nuevo con una profusión de comida y alegría.
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wealth
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. 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).
2. (fig)
a. la abundancia f, profusión
(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).
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wealth [welθ]
noun
1 riqueza (f)
for all his wealth a pesar de su riqueza; the country's mineral wealth las riquezas minerales del país
2 (abundance) abundancia (f);of de
the report provides a wealth of detail/new information el informe contiene una abundancia de detalles/de información nueva
modifier
wealth tax (n) impuesto (m) sobre el patrimonio
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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wealth gap
brecha de riqueza
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