English to Afrikaans Meaning :: magnate

Magnate :
magnaat
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Noun(1) a very wealthy or powerful businessman

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(1) Mr Trump is the building magnate and author of The Art of the Deal, one of the most successful business best-sellers of all time.(2) A more innocent reason for the chat was that Cragnotti, a fruit magnate , was trying to enlist Erikkson as the European face of Del Monte.(3) The magnate 's style creates interesting theatre, but is out of place in a modern boardroom.(4) Hugh Allan, the railroad magnate , would steer Scottish immigrants there until they settled in elsewhere.(5) Andrew Carnegie was a steel magnate who gave a great deal of money away in his later years to libraries and educational causes.(6) More than 9,000 works of art were donated to the city of Glasgow by the shipping magnate Sir William Burrell and his wife, Constance.(7) a media magnate(8) Property magnate John Bloor bought the land for redevelopment and picked up the Triumph name as part of the deal.(9) a property magnate(10) In other words, the noble landlords and magnates , whose values were decidedly not those of Puritan asceticism, were in the vanguard of capitalism.(11) An alliance into a historic family deemed amongst the most powerful of the Northern magnates of England would ensure the wealth, security and influence of Mann.(12) The extravagant mansions built on the island of Syros reflect the wealth of these early magnates .(13) Kings and magnates claimed considerable portions of pasture and forest, and there were many disputes concerning their use.(14) Experience also shows that our present rulers and corporate magnates will not yield without a fight.(15) In the late 1960s came an unexpected invitation to work for the Johnsons of Wisconsin - the floor-wax magnates and art collectors.(16) By 1000 most English bishops were monks, and both bishops and abbots deliberated with lay magnates in the king's council.
Synonyms
Noun
1. tycoon ::
magnaat
2. mogul ::
hobbel
3. captain of industry ::
kaptein van die industrie
4. baron ::
Baron
5. lord ::
Here
6. king ::
koning
7. magnifico ::
Magnifico
8. industrialist ::
nyweraar
9. proprietor ::
eienaar
10. big shot ::
groot skoot
11. big cheese ::
groot kaas
13. fat cat ::
Skatryk
Different Forms
magnate, magnates
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