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Meaning of CAPITALIST

Pronunciation:  'kapitlist

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business)
  2. [n]  an advocate of capitalism
  3. [adj]  favoring or practicing capitalism
  4. [adj]  of or relating to capitalism or capitalists; "a capitalist nation"; "capitalistic methods and incentives"
 

CAPITALIST is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: bourgeois, capitalistic, capitalistic, competitive, free-enterprise(a), individualistic, laissez-faire(a), private-enterprise(a), rugged individualist
 
 Antonyms: socialist, socialistic
 
 See Also: Astor, bearer, bourgeois, businessperson, conservative, conservativist, financier, holder, human, individual, investor, John Jacob Astor, materialist, moneymaker, moneyman, mortal, person, profiteer, somebody, someone, soul

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cap"i*tal*ist\, n. [Cf. F. capitaliste.]
One who has capital; one who has money for investment, or
money invested; esp. a person of large property, which is
employed in business.

      The expenditure of the capitalist.       --Burke.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: billionaire, bloated plutocrat, bourgeois, Daddy Warbucks, economist, fat cat, finance capitalist, financial expert, financier, free-enterprise, individualist, individualistic, investor, man of means, man of substance, man of wealth, millionaire, moneybags, moneyed man, moneyman, multimillionaire, nabob, nonsocialistic, parvenu, plutocrat, private-enterprise, rich man, richling, rugged individualist, Wall Streeter, warm man, wealthy man
 

 

 

 

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