Synonyms of 'well-to-do'
moderately wealthytwo well-educated girls from well-to-do homes
You're going to be a very rich man.
a wealthy international businessman
The homes would be affordable only to more affluent people.
My family was quite well-off.
That family's absolutely loaded.
She came from a stable, comfortable, middle-class family.
Many developing countries were flush with dollars.
the youngest son of a prosperous family
The price tag is out of reach of all but the most well-heeled.
Fear of crime among the new monied classes is rising rapidly.
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in the sense of affluent
having plenty of moneyThe homes would be affordable only to more affluent people.
in the sense of comfortable
well-off financiallyShe came from a stable, comfortable, middle-class family.
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Thesaurus for well-to-do from the Collins English Thesaurus
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