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The first is to become a billionaire. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many cabinet ministers have mysteriously become rand billionaires. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They're just billionaire Russians and things. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He always said he wanted to become a billionaire. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Times when you felt anything was possible and that all you needed to become a billionaire was an idea. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He warned of higher taxes for billionaires and the country 's wealthiest firms. The Sun (2011)His brilliance was soon noticed and he became a spy before joining the world of banking to become a billionaire in no time. The Sun (2009) American billionaires have been out of favour with the public and politicians since the 2008 financial collapse. The Sun (2010)Reports this weekend suggest Russian billionaires are moving money out of western bank accounts in anticipation of sanctions. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Asked for advice on how to become a billionaire, he used to joke that the trick was to choose your parents wisely. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A Russian billionaire comes along in the middle of the night and buys a club for a pound. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But the Russian billionaire's reaction cannot have been great. The Sun (2013)And they have convinced the billionaire Russian that the only solution is to appoint Guardiola. The Sun (2013)It's an early example of the American billionaire practice of architectural salvage. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is felt particularly harshly in the regional press, where there is a distinct shortage of Russian billionaires to help out. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Soon after that, he become one of the very few people in America to become a billionaire through stock options alone. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The oil giant's relationship with the four billionaires who control the other half of its Russian joint venture has always been strained. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A favourite of Russian billionaires. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In an economic field, I suppose you become a billionaire. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The American billionaire was forced to step down from a previous banking role after an inquiry by US regulators. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: billionaire NOUN
A billionaire is an extremely rich person who has money or property worth at least a thousand million units of a currency.
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