1A merchant or banker.
More example sentences
- The good seth, very wisely, did not want to appear too much of an Anglophile.
- Both the state and central government also keep a strict check on the goings-on, so the seths found it simpler to give out work on a contract basis in areas where there are no checks in place.
from Hindi seṭh, from Sanskrit śreṣṭha 'best, chief'.
Definition of seth in:
- The US English dictionary