What does oligarch mean

Oligarch (German)

Part of speech: noun, (male)

Hyphenation:
Oli | g | arch, Plural: Oli | g | ar | chen
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [oliˈɡaʁç]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Member of a small group that has political power over a country or region
Origin of the term:
from synonymous Greek ὀλιγάρχης (oligárchēs)
Female word forms:
1) oligarch
Application examples:
1) The Russian Oligarchs mostly got rich in the Gorbachev era.
1) “President Poroshenko has already held high positions in previous governments, when Oligarch he once drove up sugar prices in the cartel with others. "
Cases:
Nominative: singular Oligarch; Plural Oligarchs
Genitive: singular Oligarchs; Plural Oligarchs
Dative: singular Oligarchs; Plural Oligarchs
Accusative: singular Oligarchs; Plural Oligarchs

Translations

  • Swedish: 1) oligark
  • Czech: 1) oligarcha (male)

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Luxury ship from Oligarch Abramovich is said to have missile defense technology.
Mopo, September 30, 2018

VIENNA - The Ukrainian who lives in Austria Oligarch Dmitri Firtash can be extradited to the USA.
The Farang (Thailand), June 25, 2019

Supreme Court gives the green light: The Ukrainian Oligarch Dmitri Firtash can be extradited.
euronews, June 25, 2019

The media shy Oligarch Ivan Savvidis is the most important single investor in Greece's second largest city. A search for clues.
NZZ Online, July 22, 2019

Some have the money, others have it too, and on top of that a great youth: none Oligarch from Eastern Europe will ever know what he missed in old Western Europe.
Welt.de, September 9, 2018

A Ukrainian Oligarch has been arrested in Lower Saxony according to a media report.
NWZ Online, December 6th, 2019

The Russian Oligarch Viktor Vekselberg (62) wants to donate millions in Switzerland for corona victims.
Blick Online, April 07, 2020

The US no longer wants to see two of Putin's Koch companies in court. The Oligarch unexpectedly got involved in the process through his company.
heise online, March 17, 2020

The Ukrainian Oligarch Alexander Onischenko is not deported to his home country. That was decided by the responsible senate at the Oldenburg Higher Regional Court. He now has to be released from custody as well.
NOZ.de, May 27, 2020

"Krone" local inspection in Chisinau: like someone in hiding Oligarch ruled the torn land between Romania and Ukraine.
Krone.at, February 9, 2020

The usage examples were selected automatically and may therefore contain errors.


Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • Large industrialist: Economy: owner of a very large company, a corporate empire
  • Captain of industry
  • Magnate: Person with great economic power
  • Mogul: kPl. Indian ruler title; Bearer of the title mentioned below
  • Schlotbaron (Ruhrindustrie) (fig., Obsolete)
  • Tycoon (japanese): Owner of a company with a major impact on the economy
  • Business captain

Another word (synonym) for oligarch - Source: OpenThesaurus


Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary that contain "oligarch":

oligarchy: ... Examples of use: 1) Ancient Rome was an oligarchy. Derived words: Oligarch, Oligarchin, oligarchisch Translations English: 1) oligarchy French: 1)…

Oligarchs: Oligarchs (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: Oli | gar | chen Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [oliˈɡaʁçn̩] Grammatical features: Genitive singular of the noun…

Rhyme: German: -aʁç: Rhyme pronunciation / phonetic transcription (IPA): aʁç spellings: -arch Similar rhymes: rhyming words monosyllabic snore two-syllable ethnarch exarch monarch patriarch tetrarch three-syllable oligarch

Oligarch: the feminine from the male form oligarch with the derivative (derivative morpheme) -in Male word forms: 1) Oligarch application examples: 1) "A Russian oligarch receives me for tea in the lobby."

oily-:… 1) Few rule in an oligarchy. Word formations: oligakiuria, oligarchy, oligarchy, oligarchic, oliguria olig- / olig- (Latin) part of speech: bound lexeme ...


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