Definition of 'industrialist'
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Take one wealthy industrialist, add a river, and what do you get? Times, Sunday Times (2017)At first many politicians and industrialists scorned his findings. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was the sharpest downturn the billionaire industrialist had seen. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The solar system belongs to footballers, film stars and billionaire industrialists. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Labor wanted price controls retained but wage controls lifted; industrialists wished to raise prices and to keep the lid on wages. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)He is a rich German industrialist called Hess. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)He was attacked by bankers, politicians, industrialists and lobbyists. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The billionaire industrialist already owns 2 per cent of Warner. Times, Sunday Times (2011)These might be well-known industrialists, financiers or politicians who will improve the reputation of a business. Business Studies Basic Facts (1990)Who is, face it, a weird obsessive industrialist with control issues and a reckless disregard for safety. Times, Sunday Times (2013)HOW do you persuade a German industrialist to pay big money for a British competitor? Times, Sunday Times (2012)The pair find themselves working together on the case of a young woman, the niece of a wealthy industrialist, who disappeared forty years previously. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Occasionally. industrialist is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'industrialist'
British English: industrialist NOUN
An industrialist is a powerful businessman who owns or controls large industrial companies or factories.
Definition of industrialist from the Collins English Dictionary
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