adjective, rich·er, rich·est.
- highly amusing.
- ridiculous; absurd.
Origin of rich
SYNONYMS FOR rich
Examples from the Web for richer
We have richer, healthier lives and more meaningful relationships of all kinds.
He campaigned and governed in poetry, and we are all the richer for it.
But history professor Ian Morris also argues that war has made humanity safer and richer over the last 10,000 years.
What we're left with is a more ambivalent universe—and, ultimately, a richer one.Game of Thrones’ ‘The Lion and the Rose’: Joffrey’s Demented, Shocking Royal Wedding|Andrew Romano|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then as the show progressed and the characters got richer, they started consistently pushing it in that direction.How the Dark and Stylish Drama ‘Suits’ Became USA’s Best Show|Jason Lynch|March 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Burns had the richer nature and was the greater as a man; Catullus was the more accomplished artist.Ephemera Critica|John Churton Collins
We have left the Treasury, without being either wiser or richer men.Saunterings in and about London|Max Schlesinger
You see, if he could get even a hundred pounds down for his book he would be richer than I am, and it would be all right.The Treasure of Heaven|Marie Corelli
There is a notice of Popelinire, in connexion with Richer, in Mm.History of Civilization in England, Vol. 2 of 3|Henry Thomas Buckle
He was very well off but wanted to get richer, and so he speculated in a tin mine in Cornwall.Cord and Creese|James de Mille
British Dictionary definitions for richer (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for richer (2 of 2)
- well supplied with wealth, property, etc; owning much
- (as collective noun; preceded by the)the rich
Word Origin for rich
Idioms and Phrases with richer
In addition to the idiom beginning with rich
- rich as Croesus
- embarrassment of riches
- from rags to riches
- strike it rich