- highly amusing.
- ridiculous; absurd.
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Other definitions for rich (2 of 2)
How to use rich in a sentence
He wanted to be the best, the most successful, and the richest.The High Society Bank Robber of the 1800s|J. North Conway|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You see claims that John D. Rockefeller was “the richest person in history.”Up To a Point: Robber Barons Make Way For Robber Nerds|P. J. O’Rourke|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jemima Khan, nee Goldsmith, is the daughter of one of Britain's richest men, Sir Jimmy Goldsmith, who died in 1997.Masseuse Claims Assault by Russell Brand|Tom Sykes|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They represent only 0.16 percent of our population (316 million), and we are the richest nation on earth.Is it Time to Send Lady Liberty Back to France?|Gene Robinson|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
New York was the richest city in the richest country in the world—in all of history.When New York City Hit Its Stride|Allen Barra|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Large divans of the richest crimson and violet brocades lined the walls, while ample curtains of the same served in lieu of doors.
The Marshal found himself in the congenial position of absolute ruler of the richest provinces of Spain.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
A gilded coach, drawn by the most beautiful horses in the richest trappings, sweeps along the streets—a gorgeous vision.
The cultivation is very carefully conducted on the richest soil.
There was a young statesman then in Paris named Barbaroux, of remarkable beauty of person, and of the richest mental endowments.
British Dictionary definitions for rich (1 of 2)
- well supplied with wealth, property, etc; owning much
- (as collective noun; preceded by the)the rich
Word Origin for rich
British Dictionary definitions for rich (2 of 2)
Other Idioms and Phrases with rich
In addition to the idiom beginning with rich
- rich as Croesus
- embarrassment of riches
- from rags to riches
- strike it rich