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riches

rich·es

riches

 
pronunciation:
rI chihz
part of speech: plural noun
definition 1: a large amount of money and property.
The sultan has great riches.
antonyms:
poverty
similar words:
fortune, success, wealth
definition 2: valuable or precious goods, or things that occur in nature in large quantities.
The ship carried riches across the Mediterranean.People should not waste the riches of the rain forest.