Definition for riches (2 of 3)
adjective, rich·er, rich·est.
- highly amusing.
- ridiculous; absurd.
Origin of rich
Definition for riches (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for riches
Her riches were in the love her family held for her and she held for her family.Did the Amber Lynn Coplin Murder Photos Sicken the Creeps of 4Chan?|Michael Daly|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In Ireland, the name of Sean Quinn will be forever linked in the public mind as the ultimate cautionary tale of riches to rags.
For every story of rags to riches, there is another of riches to rags.
The film, written by Stephen Beresford and directed by Matthew Warchus, offers an embarrassment of riches.‘Pride’: The Feel-Good Movie of the Year, and the Film Rupert Murdoch Doesn’t Want You to See|Marlow Stern|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
TT: So, regardless of your own riches… JR: I have no riches.
Up hill and down dale, through the riches of midsummer, the route chosen wound.The Incendiary|W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
The Riches of that Grace, which has made all the Difference!
They had delivered up to the Persians the riches of the god at Didymi, and the treasure there deposited.
May all those dear to you participate in this benediction, and in the joys and riches of this world and the next!Juliette Drouet's Love-Letters to Victor Hugo|Louis Guimbaud
At that time the most extravagant ideas prevailed concerning the riches of South America.The Great Company|Beckles Willson
British Dictionary definitions for riches (1 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for riches (2 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for riches (3 of 3)
- well supplied with wealth, property, etc; owning much
- (as collective noun; preceded by the)the rich
Word Origin for rich
Idioms and Phrases with riches
In addition to the idiom beginning with rich
- rich as Croesus
- embarrassment of riches
- from rags to riches
- strike it rich