Affluent and Poor


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Affluent adjective – Having goods, property, or money in abundance.
Usage example: he is affluent and can afford to send his children to the best schools

Poor is an antonym for affluent in topics: wealthy, plentiful.
Nearby Words: affluence, affluently
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Poor adjective – Lacking money or material possessions.
Usage example: every year, we make up a basket of food at Thanksgiving for a poor family in the neighborhood

Affluent is an antonym for poor in topics: impoverished, unfortunate, weak, deficient, lacking sufficient money.
Nearby Words: poorly, poorness
Antonyms for Poor
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girl affluent girl poor girl
character affluent character poor character
life affluent life poor life
woman affluent woman poor woman
Other nouns: people, children, family, background, women, families.

Both words in one sentence

  • But being dirt poor a DNA test is not as readily available an option as it would be for more affluent characters.
  • Series / Sunset Beach Hollywood Dateless: Casey is a Herculean swimmer who is still considered poor trash by the affluent people in town.
  • Lovecraft Country One difference from the norm is that where Lovecraft's towns were mostly poor and isolated, Oxrun is an Uncanny Village and affluent bedroom community.
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Poor and Affluent. (2016). Retrieved 2021, March 04, from
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