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financier Line breaks: fi¦nan|cier
Pronunciation: /fʌɪˈnansɪə/
/fɪˈnansɪə/

Definition of financier in English:

noun

A person concerned in the management of large amounts of money on behalf of governments or other large organizations.
Example sentences
  • It should attempt to present the information a financier would require to make a reasonable investment decision.
  • He plans to add more capital to his business through external financiers.
  • Dana did not hobnob with politicians, financiers, or the captains of industry.
Synonyms
investor, speculator, banker, capitalist, industrialist, tycoon, magnate, business person, businessman, businesswoman, stockbroker
informal money man

Origin

Early 17th century: from French, from finance (see finance).

Words that rhyme with financier

estancia, fancier, Landseer

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