Alphabetical thesauruses give too much space to definition, repetition, and cross-referencing. Compare the superior coverage of Roget's International ThesaurusR to other thesauruses available: Roget's International ThesaurusR ADJS 14 wealthy, rich, affluent, affluential, moneyed or monied, in funds or cash, well-to-do, well-to-do in the world, well-off, well-situated, prosperous, comfortable, provided for, well provided for, fat, flush, flush with or of money, abounding in riches, worth a great deal, in clover, frightfully rich, rich as Croesus; independent, independently rich, independently wealthy, luxurious 501.21; opulent 990.7; privileged, born with a silver spoon in one's mouth; high-income, upper-income, well-paid Merriam Webster's CollegiateR Thesaurus wealthy adj syn Rich I, affluent, moneyed lloofy, opulent con impoverished, penniless, poor, ant indigent Random House Webster's College Thesaurus wealthy adj. The debutante comes from a very wealthy family: rich, prosperous, affluent, moneyed, well-to-do, well-off, well-heeled, well-fixed, flush, loaded. Roget's II the New Thesaurus, Third Edition wealthy adjective Possessing a large amount of money, land, or other material possessions: affluent, flush, moneyed, rich. Slang: loaded, Idioms: having money to burn, in the money, made of money, rolling in money. See Rich.Kipfer, Barbara Ann is the author of 'Roget's International Thesaurus', published 2002 under ISBN 9780060935443 and ISBN 0060935448.