affluence vs effluence : Common Errors in English

About affluence vs effluence

Wealth brings affluence; sewage is effluence.

affluence Meaning(s)

  • (n) abundant wealth

effluence Meaning(s)

  • (n) the process of flowing out

affluence in News

  1. Reaching out to Montgomery County's homeless

    The largest Montgomery County homeless shelter was full one recent day. That might surprise some, since Montgomery County has a reputation for affluence and residences big and resplendent enough to host royalty.
    on June 21, 2013 Source: Philly.com

  2. World Refugee Day, 20th June 2013

    World Refugee Day 2013 is hardly a celebration. Affluent nations are struggling now, but without the labour and resources of weak nations, the affluence will disappear altogether. Help is most definitely needed for those who suffer so much more than we do, wherever they are.
    on June 20, 2013 Source: EARTHtimes.org

effluence in News

  • Thanks to those who commemorate the river

    THERE ARE people who disparage the Susquehanna, convinced it is a cesspool of effluence and pollution.There are those who fear it, remembering its destructive flooding force, it's ability to wipe out a lifetime's work and memories, and even a life.
    on June 26, 2013 Source: Times Leader

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