gazillionaire

noun
ga·​zil·​lion·​aire | \ gə-ˌzil-yə-ˈner How to pronounce gazillionaire (audio) , -ˈzil-yə-ˌner\

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Just Becker, a tech whiz who—before wooing Monica in a six-episode arc—had become a gazillionaire by creating a piece of business software called Moss 865. Peter Rubin, WIRED, "Disney's New Lion King Is the VR-Fueled Future of Cinema," 20 June 2019 But some experts argue that adjusting the worth of gazillionaires based on the price a bundle of goods and services an average household would buy, as the CPI does, is absurd. Jo Craven Mcginty, WSJ, "Is Jeff Bezos Really the Richest of Them All?," 10 Aug. 2018 These assembled gazillionaires gently lolled on swings sipping cups of Champagne handed out by actors dressed as nuns or monks. Luke Leitch, Vogue, "Dolce & Gabbana’s Como Chameleons: Naomi Campbell, Halima Aden, and Maye Musk Model Alta Moda in Italy," 6 July 2018 Just Becker, a tech whiz who—before wooing Monica in a six-episode arc—had become a gazillionaire by creating a piece of business software called Moss 865. Peter Rubin, WIRED, "Disney's New Lion King Is the VR-Fueled Future of Cinema," 20 June 2019 But some experts argue that adjusting the worth of gazillionaires based on the price a bundle of goods and services an average household would buy, as the CPI does, is absurd. Jo Craven Mcginty, WSJ, "Is Jeff Bezos Really the Richest of Them All?," 10 Aug. 2018 These assembled gazillionaires gently lolled on swings sipping cups of Champagne handed out by actors dressed as nuns or monks. Luke Leitch, Vogue, "Dolce & Gabbana’s Como Chameleons: Naomi Campbell, Halima Aden, and Maye Musk Model Alta Moda in Italy," 6 July 2018 The Orlando Sentinel's Gray Rohrer points out that the big money may be staying out of the governor's race on the Democratic side until one of the gazillionaires sitting on the sidelines gets into the race. Dan Sweeney, Sun-Sentinel.com, "A year out from 2018 elections, Dem. governor candidates are cash poor," 26 Oct. 2017 Go for the one thing that might still appeal to a gazillionaire like Bezos who has everything: His legacy and his desire to be a remembered as a great American. Will Bunch, Philly.com, "Should Philly screw over its schoolkids to make world's 2nd richest man even richer?," 10 Sep. 2017

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1980, in the meaning defined above

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