Definition of plutocrat in English:
A person whose power derives from their wealth.
- And in feudal states, plutocrats with the greatest wealth owned the apparatus of governance and held absolute control over the lives of average people.
- The multimillionaire plutocrat is officially a resident of Portugal, where he owns a golf estate.
- The other view promises expanded democracy and giving the people, not plutocrats, control of government.
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