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Definition of "hoarded wealth" [hoarded wealth]

  • Accumulated wealth in the form of money or jewels etc. (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "hoarded wealth" in a sentence
  • "Nor was it Æsopic, evidently Æsop inherited the hoarded wealth of ages."
  • "How little this moral truth seems to be considered in a country like ours, where art is quite overlooked in the system of government, and where the hereditary owners of hoarded wealth rest content, as a rule, with the canvases acquired by some ancestor on a grand tour at a date when Puritan England had already obliterated perception; so that frequently a few chefs d'oeuvre and many daubs are hung indiscriminately together, giving equal pleasure or distaste for art."