Capital and Wealth


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Capital noun – The total of one's money and property.
Usage example: invested nearly all of their capital in the new business

Wealth is a synonym for capital in money topic. In some cases you can use "Wealth" instead a noun "Capital", when it comes to topics like possession, owned, financial assets. popular alternative
Nearby Words: capitally, capitalize, capitalist, capitalise, capitalization
Synonyms for Capital


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Wealth noun – The total of one's money and property.
Usage example: her wealth increased to the point where she could afford several luxurious homes

Capital is a synonym for wealth in money topic. You can use "Capital" instead a noun "Wealth", if it concerns topics such as owned. popular alternative
Nearby Words: wealthy, weal, wealthily
Synonyms for Wealth

How words are described

actual actual capital actual wealth
entire entire capital entire wealth
real real capital real wealth
secret secret capital secret wealth
Other adjectives: new, political, former, significant, accumulated, financial, decadent, industrial.

Both words in one sentence

  • Useful Notes / Singapore Polandball has Singapore be uniquely triangular-shaped (besides Bermuda) instead of spherical, and jokes concerning Singlish, capital punishment, karoshi and its relative wealth are rife there, lah.
  • Useful Notes / Russo-Japanese War As it was, Korea's relative natural and mineral wealth meant nothing to a country that now had zero domestic capital (9/10 of all the money in all the banks in the country had been spent as war-loans) with which to develop it and it took them a decade to surpass pre-war levels of prosperity.
  • World War II / Prelude To War The monetary cost of the war is literally incalculable; while Russia dodged its bill entirely by becoming a whole new country, the average cost to European human capital was about 6%, domestic assets about 11% and national wealth some 10-20%.
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