HyperDic: baron

English > 3 senses of the word baron:
NOUNperson barona nobleman (in various countries / countries) of varying rank
person barona British peer of the lowest rank
person baron, big businessman, business leader, king, magnate, mogul, power, top executive, tycoona very wealthy or powerful businessman
baron > pronunciation
Soundsbae'rahn; beh'rahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > baron: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA nobleman (in various countries / countries) of varying rank.
BroaderLord, noble, noblemanA titled peer of the realm
Spanishbarón
Catalanbaró
Adjectivesbaronialimpressive in appearance
English > baron: 3 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA British peer of the lowest rank.
BroaderpeerA nobleman (duke or marquis or earl or viscount / viscount or baron) who is a member of the British peerage
Spanishbarón
Catalanbaró
English > baron: 3 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA very wealthy or powerful businessman.
Example"an oil baron"
Synonymsbig businessman, business leader, king, magnate, mogul, power, top executive, tycoon
Narroweroil tycoonA powerful person in the oil business
Broaderbusinessman, man of affairsA person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)
Spanisharchipámpano, gran empresario, líder empresarial, magnate, mogol, potentado
Catalangran empresari, líder empresarial, magnat, potentat

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