Definition of “plutocrat” - English Dictionary

“plutocrat” in British English

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plutocratnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpluː.tə.kræt/ us /ˈpluː.t̬ə.kræt/

someone who becomes powerful because they are rich:

The country has long been run by plutocrats.
adjective uk /ˌpluː.təˈkræt.ɪk/ us /ˌpluː.toʊˈkræt̬.ɪk/

(Definition of “plutocrat” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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