capitalist

[kap-i-tl-ist]
noun
1.
a person who has capital, especially extensive capital, invested in business enterprises.
2.
an advocate of capitalism.
3.
a very wealthy person.

Origin:
1785–95; capital1 + -ist

anticapitalist, noun, adjective
noncapitalist, noun
precapitalist, noun, adjective
procapitalist, noun, adjective
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capitalist (ˈkæpɪtəlɪst)
 
n
1.  a person who owns capital, esp capital invested in a business
2.  politics a supporter of capitalism
3.  informal, derogatory usually a rich person
 
adj
4.  of or relating to capital, capitalists, or capitalism
 
capital'istic
 
adj

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Word Origin & History

capitalist
1791, from Fr. capitaliste, a coinage of the Revolution and a term of reproach; see capital. Capitalistic is from 1873.
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Example sentences
It is a can't win situation- akin to trying to please greedy venture
  capitalists with a long-range plan.
There are lots of venture capitalists who want to make money off of this site.
Capitalism works only as long as the capitalists are restricted in diet.
When it comes to trade, chimps are far from venture capitalists.
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