industrialist

noun in·dus·tri·al·ist \ in-ˈdə-strē-ə-list \
Updated on: 6 Dec 2017

Definition of industrialist

: one owning or engaged in the management of an industry : manufacturer

Examples of industrialist in a Sentence

  1. a meeting of industrialists to discuss environmental issues

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First Known Use of industrialist

1839


INDUSTRIALIST Defined for English Language Learners

industrialist

noun

Definition of industrialist for English Language Learners

  • : someone who owns or manages an industry


INDUSTRIALIST Defined for Kids

industrialist

noun in·dus·tri·al·ist \ in-ˈdə-strē-ə-list \

Definition of industrialist for Students

: a person who owns or engages in the management of an industry


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