Plutocrat - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈpluːtəkræt|  American pronunciation of the word plutocrat
Brit.  |ˈpluːtəkrat|  British pronunciation of the word plutocrat

noun

- someone who exercises power by virtue of wealth

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: plutocrat
plural: plutocrats
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