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"millionaire" in British English

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millionairenoun [C]

uk   /ˌmɪl.jəˈneər/  us   /-ˈner/ (female also millionairess )
a ​person who has ​money, ​property, etc. that is ​worth at least 1,000,000 ​dollars, ​pounds, ​euros, etc.: You ​want me to ​buy you a new ​car - do you ​think I'm a millionaire or something?
(Definition of millionaire from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"millionaire" in American English

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millionairenoun [C]

 us   /ˌmɪl·jəˈneər/
someone who has more than a million ​dollars (= $1,000,000) in ​property, possessions, or ​moneysaved
(Definition of millionaire from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"millionaire" in Business English

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millionairenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌmɪljəˈneər/
a ​person who has ​money, ​property, etc. that is ​worth at least a million ​dollars, ​euros, ​pounds, etc.: He is a self-made millionaire.make sb/become a millionaire Her ​company made her a millionaire. a dotcom/​internet millionaire a millionaire ​businessman/footballer/novelist
(Definition of millionaire from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “millionaire”
in Arabic مِلْيونير…
in Korean 백만 장자…
in Portuguese milionário, -a…
in Catalan milionari, -ària…
in Japanese 億万長者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 百万富翁, 大富翁…
in Turkish milyoner…
in Russian миллионер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 百萬富翁, 大富翁…
in Italian milionario, -a…
in Polish milioner/ka…
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