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rentier

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈrɒn.ti.eɪ/ US  /rɑ̃ːnˈtjeɪ/ formal mainly disapproving
a person whose money comes from investments and who therefore does not have to work
靠投資收益過活的人(某人的錢來自投資,因此他們不需工作)
the rentier class
食利階層
Financial investments and the stock marketWealthy people
Translations of “rentier”
in Chinese (Simplified) 食利人(某人的钱来自投资,因此他们不需工作)…
(Definition of rentier from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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