Definición de tycoon en inglés:


Saltos de línea: ty¦coon
Pronunciación: /tʌɪˈkuːn


1A wealthy, powerful person in business or industry: a newspaper tycoon
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He knew as well as I did that we are up against not just a business tycoon but a powerful politician.
  • Corruption and bribery are rampant in many countries across Asia Pacific, often involving top politicians, government officials, military personnel, and business tycoons.
  • The Democratic Party, which had planned to hold a march to condemn nepotism between the government and business tycoons, postponed its event to Jan.16.
magnate, mogul, big businessman, baron, merchant prince, captain of industry, industrialist, financier, top executive, chief, lord, magnifico, nabob, grandee; entrepreneur; millionaire, billionaire, multimillionaire
British informal supremo, squillionaire
North American informal big wheel, kahuna, top banana, big enchilada
derogatory fat cat
2A title applied by foreigners to the shogun of Japan in power between 1857 and 1868.


mid 19th century: from Japanese taikun 'great lord'.

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Pronunciación: əˈnɒm(ə)ləs
deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected