Definition of industrialist in English:
A person involved in the ownership and management of industry: the exploitation of child labour by nineteenth-century industrialists
More example sentences
- State power contributed to the growth of the cotton industry, a point overlooked by industrialists in the early nineteenth century.
- It marked a decline in power of the industrialists in favor of financiers.
- If the current trend in gas prices continues, industrialists fear that inward investment in Britain will suffer.