noun, plural Croe·sus·es, Croe·si [kree-sahy] /ˈkri saɪ/ for 2.
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Example sentences from the Web for Croesus
The larger question, though, is why are the Knicks shelling out enough money (and power) to make Croesus blush for Jackson?The Knicks Aren't a Sports Team. They're a Reality Show, and Phil Jackson is Their Latest Star.|Robert Silverman|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And given the legacy, long before then, of bonuses worthy of Croesus in a world of quotidian pay raises for the 99 percent?Why Was Executive Greg Smith Shocked by Greed at Goldman Sachs?|Zachary Karabell|March 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He contrived, it was said, to be at once as rich as Croesus and as riotous as Mark Antony.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Solon, it is well known, travelled to the court of Croesus, and it is affirmed that Pythagoras visited India.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
In this I succeeded, and I was able to return to my native country and my mechanical engineering a comparative Croesus.Heroes of the Telegraph|J. Munro
That young man has too much luck—the young bounder won two races to-day; and he's as rich as Croesus.Loyalties (Fifth Series Plays)|John Galsworthy
Would he dare throw the great capitalist, this mighty Croesus, this autocrat, into the sea?West Wind Drift|George Barr McCutcheon
British Dictionary definitions for Croesus
Idioms and Phrases with Croesus
see rich as croesus.