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millionaire

noun [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?
Translations of “millionaire”
in Korean 백만 장자…
in Arabic مِلْيونير…
in Portuguese milionário, -a…
in Catalan milionari, -ària…
in Japanese 億万長者…
in Italian milionario, -a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 百萬富翁, 大富翁…
in Russian миллионер…
in Turkish milyoner…
in Chinese (Simplified) 百万富翁, 大富翁…
in Polish milioner/ka…
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