Synonyms of rich in English:

rich


See definition of rich

adjective

1‘rich people pay higher rates of tax’

SYNONYMS
wealthy, affluent, moneyed, cash rich, well off, well-to-do, with deep pockets, prosperous, opulent, substantial, propertied
North American silk-stocking
Indian multi-crore
British informal minted
informal rolling in money, rolling in it, in the money, loaded, stinking rich, filthy rich, well heeled, flush, made of money, quids in, worth a packet, worth a bundle, on easy street
informal, dated oofy
ANTONYMS

poor

2‘the castle houses rich furnishings and tapestries’

SYNONYMS
sumptuous, opulent, luxurious, luxury, deluxe, palatial, lavish, lavishly appointed, gorgeous, splendid, magnificent, resplendent, lush, plush, costly, expensive, upmarket, fancy, stylish, elegant, exquisite, grandiose
informal posh, ritzy, swanky, plushy, classy, glitzy
British informal swish
North American informal swank
rare palatian, Lucullan
ANTONYMS

plain, austere, cheap

3‘the walled garden was already rich in spring flowers’

SYNONYMS
abounding in, well provided with, well supplied with, well stocked with, replete with, abundant in, rife with, crammed with, crowded with, packed with, jammed with, stuffed with, teeming with, swarming with, overflowing with, bursting with, brimful with, brimming with, loaded with, overloaded with, thick with, solid with
informal jam-packed with, chock-a-block with, chock-full of
Australian, New Zealand informal chocker with

4‘the town offers a rich supply of coffee shops and restaurants’

SYNONYMS
plentiful, abundant, copious, ample, profuse, lavish, liberal, generous, bountiful, large, huge, great, bumper, overflowing, superabundant, infinite, inexhaustible, prolific
South African informal lank
literary bounteous, plenteous
ANTONYMS

meagre, poor

5‘blackcurrant bushes require fairly rich soil’

SYNONYMS
fertile, productive, fecund, fruitful, lush, arable
ANTONYMS

barren

6‘mussels should not be bathed in a rich sauce’

SYNONYMS
creamy, fatty, buttery, heavy, full-flavoured
ANTONYMS

light, delicate

7‘a lovely, rich, oaky wine’

SYNONYMS
full-bodied, heavy, luscious, robust, opulent, big, fruity, fat
ANTONYMS

light

8‘the rich colours of autumn’

SYNONYMS
strong, deep, full, intense, vivid, brilliant, warm, vibrant, graphic
ANTONYMS

delicate, pastel

9‘her rich contralto voice’

SYNONYMS
sonorous, full, resonant, ringing, vibrant, deep, clear, mellow, mellifluous, melodious, full-bodied, strong, booming, fruity
rare mellifluent
ANTONYMS

thin, reedy

10‘that's rich, coming from you’

SYNONYMS
preposterous, outrageous, unreasonable, absurd, ironic, ridiculous, ludicrous, laughable, risible
informal a bit much, a joke, a laugh, priceless
British informal over the top, OTT, a bit thick