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Synonyms of 'mogul'

(noun) 
Definition
an important or powerful person
an international media mogul
Synonyms
tycoon
a self-made property tycoon
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lord (old-fashioned)
the lords of the black market
,
baron (old-fashioned)
the battle against the drug barons
,
notable
The notables attending included five Senators, two Supreme Court judges and three State Governors.
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magnate
a multimillionaire shipping magnate
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big gun (informal)
,
big shot (informal)
,
personage
MPs, film stars and other important personages
,
nob (slang, mainly British)
The crook revealed how he mixed with nobs as he pretended to be an aristocrat.
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potentate (formal)
a rich Eastern potentate
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big wheel (slang)
,
big cheese (slang, old-fashioned)
,
big noise (informal)
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big hitter (informal)
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heavy hitter (informal)
,
nabob (informal)
,
bashaw (rare)
,
V.I.P.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of baron
Definition
a powerful businessman or financier
the battle against the drug barons
Synonyms
fat cat (slang),
bigwig (informal),
big shot (informal),
big cheese (slang, old-fashioned),
nabob (informal),
Mister Big (slang, US)
in the sense of lord
Definition
a person with power or authority over others, such as a monarch or master
the lords of the black market
Synonyms
heavyweight (informal),
bigwig (informal),
big shot (informal),
big wheel (slang),
big noise (informal),
heavy hitter (informal)
in the sense of magnate
Definition
an influential or wealthy person, esp. in industry
a multimillionaire shipping magnate
Synonyms
fat cat (slang),
bigwig (informal),
grandee,
big shot (informal),
captain of industry,
big wheel (slang),
big cheese (slang, old-fashioned),
big noise (informal),
big hitter (informal),
magnifico,
heavy hitter (informal),
nabob (informal),
Mister Big (slang, US),
V.I.P.

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