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Word: tycoon

Definition: wealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon


More Vocab Words

::: parlance - language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
::: sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
::: succor - assist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.
::: metropolis - large city
::: aversion - firm dislike
::: harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
::: sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
::: expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word
::: spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned
::: recondite - abstruse; not easily understood; profound; secret