Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CAPITALIST

"An anarchist is merely a capitalist without money or power," he quoted.

He sprung that on me today, when I thought I was about to begin my career as a capitalist.

Did he want Moore to tell them that he was a capitalist found out and punished?

The explorer of the Capitalist syndicate was still enthusiastic.

All statutes, ordinances and other enactments of capitalist government are repealed.

Why destroy the autocracy of the capitalist and erect on its ruins the autocracy of the worker?

Apparently the sincerity of the confession pleased the capitalist for he laughed.

Even at this time a capitalist class of no mean proportions existed.

He sells the utility of that commodity to the capitalist for its exchange-value, or market price.

Then, too, the risks of the laborers are vastly more vital than those of the capitalist.

WORD ORIGIN

1791, "man of money," from French capitaliste, a coinage of the Revolution and a term of reproach; see capital (n.1) + -ist. Related: Capitalistic.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CAPITALIST

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.