IV. POSSESSIVE RELATIONS
4. Monetary Relations
[Nouns] wealth, riches, fortune, handsome fortune, opulence, affluence; good circumstances, easy circumstances; independence; competence (sufficiency) [more]; solvency.
provision, livelihood, maintenance; alimony, dowry; means, resources, substance; property [more]; command of money.
long purse, full purse, well lined purse, heavy purse; purse of Fortunatus; embarras de richesses.
pelf, Mammon, lucre, filthy lucre; loaves and fishes.
rich man, moneyed man, warm man; man of substance; capitalist, millionaire, tippybob, Nabob, Croesus, idas, Plutus, Dives, Timon of Athens; Timocracy, Plutocracy; Danae.
afford, well afford; command money, command a sum; make both ends meet, hold one's head above water.
worship Mammon, worship the golden calf.
made of money; rich as Croesus; rolling in riches, rolling in wealth.
flush, flush of cash, flush of money, flush of tin; in funds, in cash, in full feather; solvent, pecunious, out of debt, all straight.
amour fait beaucoup mais argent fait tout; aurea rumpunt tecta quietem [Seneca]; magna servitus ist magna fortuna; "mammon, the least erected spirit that fell from Heaven" [Paradise Lost]; opum furiata cupido [Ovid]; vera prosperita e non aver necessita; wie gewonnen so zerronnen.