Definition of drug baron in English:

drug baron

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(also drugs baron)

noun

  • A person who controls an organization dealing in illegal drugs: Washington’s foremost drug baron was arrested
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    • The drug baron was arrested in August last year in a phone box in the fishing village of Sant Pol de Mar, 230 days after he absconded from Liverpool Crown Court.
    • The novel, a gritty tale of the rise of a drug baron, generated controversy with its raw subject matter and sales skyrocketed.
    • Benito has connections with the local drug baron, who finances the construction of a hospital, while one of the other priests, who stays in the mountains, protects the guerrillas who work for the traffickers.

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