noun, plural Croe·sus·es, Croe·si [kree-sahy] /ˈkri saɪ/ for 2.
Examples from the Web for croesus
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
I am like Croesus overwhelmed with my riches in facts, and I mean to make my book as perfect as ever I can.The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)|Charles Darwin
When he had made answer to Croesus in words like these, they afterwards set forth provided with chosen young men and with dogs.The History Of Herodotus|Herodotus
The guests spent most of their time admiring and envying this Croesus.Nat Goodwin's Book|Nat C. Goodwin
Croesus, his son, entered upon a career which reminds us of Solomon, the inheritor of the conquests of David.Beacon Lights of History, Volume IV|John Lord
Croesus considers her the most excellent among women, and he has studied mankind as the physicians do plants and herbs.An Egyptian Princess, Complete|Georg Ebers
British Dictionary definitions for croesus
Idioms and Phrases with croesus
see rich as croesus.