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How to talk about rich people in English

English Vocabulary: Talking about Richness

If a person has a lot of money he is called rich, affluent, moneyed, well-to-do, prosperous, or wealthy.

If you become rich because of your own work you are called a self-made man.

A rich person can easily afford exorbitant (exorbitant price is too high or very costly) price.

The rich often live in luxury (something expensive that is pleasant to have but not necessary) as they can easily afford luxury car, luxury trip, or luxury cruise.

If a person or organization has deep pockets, it means they have a lot of money.

Rich can easily afford opulent hotels, opulent gifts, opulent jewellery, opulent lifestyle, and opulent education. Opulent means expensive and luxurious.

Rich people have many privileges, such of privilege of meeting business tycoon, privilege of attending best seminars, privilege of the best medical and educational facilities and so on.

Privilege is an advantage that only a person or a group of people has because of their position or because they are rich. Filthy rich means extremely rich.

Millionaire means a person who has 1000000 (ten lacs) dollar, euro, or more

Billionaire means a person who has 100000000 (100 crore) dollar, euro, or more.

Swish (swanky): fashionable and expensive

Marry money: to marry a rich person

Midas touch: if someone has the Midas touch they are successful in everything they do
You might say that Dan lok has the Midas touch as he owns many successful business.
Mukesh Ambani has the midas touch since he has been building extremely successful empires for years.

Live like a king/lord: to have luxurious life

In the lap of luxury: living in a very comfortable position because you have a lot of money

Strike it rich: to become rich suddenly and unexpectedly

Sumptuous: Impressive and expensive

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