What does the word opulence mean?

Usage examples for opulence

  1. What a southern opulence in the soft, seductive syllables! – October Vagabonds by Richard Le Gallienne
  2. The triumph was in magnificence, opulence, spoils, and the gigantic bodies of the captives, most remarkable. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  3. His purpose was to establish in Canada a family, whose head was to be maintained in opulence by the proceeds of an entailed estate. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding