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Synonyms of tycoon in English:


  • a newspaper tycoon
    magnate, mogul, big businessman, baron, merchant prince, captain of industry, industrialist, financier, top executive, chief, lord, magnifico, nabob, grandee;
    British informal supremo, squillionaire
    North American informal big wheel, kahuna, top banana, big enchilada
    derogatory fat cat
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