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"financier" in British English

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financiernoun [C]

uk   /fɪˈnæn.si.ər/  us   //
a ​person who has ​control of a ​largeamount of ​money and can give or ​lend it to ​people or ​organizations
(Definition of financier from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"financier" in American English

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financiernoun [C]

 us   /ˌfɪn·ənˈsɪər, ˌfɑɪ·næn-/
someone who ​controls a ​largeamount of ​money and can give or ​lend it to ​people or ​organizations
(Definition of financier from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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financiernoun [C]

uk   /fɪˈnænsiər/  us   //
FINANCE a ​person or ​company that ​controls large ​amounts of ​money, for ​exampleprovidingmoney for ​investment, or ​arrangingloans to ​companies: The ​millionaire financier ​agreed to ​invest $500 million in the ​ailingcompany.a retail/real estate, etc. financier The country's biggest real-estate financier ​estimates that Brazil ​needs 7.9 million new homes.a commercial/corporate financier He's is a ​corporate financier for Citigroup.
(Definition of financier from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “financier”
in Chinese (Simplified) 金融(资本)家…
in Chinese (Traditional) 金融(資本)家,理財家…
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