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Economic LevelsPlay
Affluent describes a high economic status, suggesting luxury and abundance of possessions or wealth. SlideAn affluent individual may drive a luxury car and live in a large, opulent house.
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Not Just RichPlay
Affluent tends to imply wealth coupled with influence, success, or a high standard of living, not just money. SlideAffluent business leaders often have a significant impact on community development.
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Societal ContextPlay
Affluent is often used to contrast with poorer economic groups within a society or region. SlideThere's a clear divide between the affluent neighborhoods and the deprived areas of the city.