[syn: capitalistic, capitalist]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Capitalist \Cap"i*tal*ist\ (k[a^]p"[i^]*tal*[i^]st), n. [Cf. F.
One who has capital; one who has money for investment, or
money invested; esp. a person of large property, which is
employed in business.
The expenditure of the capitalist. --Burke.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: of or relating to capitalism or capitalists; "a
capitalist nation"; "capitalistic methods and incentives"
[syn: capitalist, capitalistic]
2: favoring or practicing capitalism [syn: capitalistic,
capitalist] [ant: socialist, socialistic]
n 1: a conservative advocate of capitalism
2: a person who invests capital in a business (especially a
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
32 Moby Thesaurus words for "capitalist":
Daddy Warbucks, Wall Streeter, billionaire, bloated plutocrat,
bourgeois, economist, fat cat, finance capitalist,
financial expert, financier, free-enterprise, individualist,
individualistic, investor, man of means, man of substance,
man of wealth, millionaire, moneybags, moneyed man, moneyman,
multimillionaire, nabob, nonsocialistic, parvenu, plutocrat,
private-enterprise, rich man, richling, rugged individualist,
warm man, wealthy man