tycoon

noun ty·coon \ tī-ˈkün \

Definition of tycoon

1 a :a businessperson of exceptional wealth, power, and influence :magnate
b :a top leader (as in politics)
2 :shogun

Examples of tycoon in a Sentence

  1. an oil tycoon who's widely considered the most powerful man in the county

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Origin and Etymology of tycoon

Japanese taikun


TYCOON Defined for English Language Learners

tycoon

noun

Definition of tycoon for English Language Learners

  • : a very wealthy and powerful business person


TYCOON Defined for Kids

tycoon

noun ty·coon \ tī-ˈkün \

Definition of tycoon for Students

:a very powerful and wealthy business person


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