Plutocracy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |pluːˈtɑːkrəsi|  American pronunciation of the word plutocracy
Brit.  |pluːˈtɒkrəsi|  British pronunciation of the word plutocracy

noun

- a political system governed by the wealthy people

Examples

If only the wealthy can afford to run for public office, are we more a plutocracy than a democracy?

corporate greed and America's growing plutocracy

Word forms

noun
singular: plutocracy
plural: plutocracies
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