toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

magnate
used in The Magic Mountain

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
someone who is wealthy and powerful in business
  • Retired coffee magnate, you see, Malayan valet, lives in opulence.
    7.2 - Mynheer Peeperkorn (17% in)
  • She had misspoken herself, he said—the word was magnate.
    7.2 - Mynheer Peeperkorn (69% in)

There are no more uses of "magnate" in The Magic Mountain.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®