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  • as inbig name
  • as inindustrialist
  • as inmagnate
  • as intycoon

synonyms for captain of industry

  • big star
  • celebrity
  • headliner
  • heavyweight
  • idol
  • megastar
  • mogul
  • nabob
  • panjandrum
  • person to be reckoned with
  • star
  • superstar
  • topliner
  • very important person
  • well-known person
  • businessperson
  • manager
  • manufacturer
  • owner
  • aristocrat
  • capitalist
  • financier
  • merchant
  • mogul
  • tycoon
  • bigwig
  • businessperson
  • chief
  • figure
  • industrialist
  • leader
  • lion
  • name
  • noble
  • notable
  • peer
  • personage
  • plutocrat
  • VIP
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How to use captain of industry in a sentence

C was a Captain, all covered with lace; D was a drunkard, and had a red face.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Being quieted by the Captain with a draught of cold tea, and made to sit down, the examination of the book proceeded.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
He sat glum and thoughtful, his mind in unproductive travail, until the captain was announced.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
This Captain Kirton was really the best of the Kirton bunch: a quiet, unassuming young man, somewhat delicate in health.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Harry had no further adventures in reaching Fulton, and at once reported to Captain Duffield, who was in command of the post.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
When Captain d'Aubran was announced to him, he bade them ask him to come again in an hour's time.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Captain Duffield wrote two messages, giving one to Harry, and the other to the soldier who was to accompany him.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
His superior talents and untiring industry were under the direction of philanthropic and Christian impulses.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
I desired the captain would please to accept this ring in return of his civilities, which he absolutely refused.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
But for the most part even industry and endowment were powerless against the inertia of custom and the dead-weight of environment.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CAPTAIN OF INDUSTRY

  • big star
  • captain of industry
  • celebrity
  • headliner
  • heavyweight
  • idol
  • megastar
  • mogul
  • nabob
  • panjandrum
  • person to be reckoned with
  • star
  • superstar
  • topliner
  • very important person
  • well-known person
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.