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MAN OF MEANS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does man of means mean? 

MAN OF MEANS (noun)
  The noun MAN OF MEANS has 1 sense:

1. a man who is wealthy

  Familiarity information: MAN OF MEANS used as a noun is very rare.


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MAN OF MEANS (noun)


Sense 1man of means [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A man who is wealthy

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

man of means; rich man; wealthy man

Hypernyms ("man of means" is a kind of...):

have; rich person; wealthy person (a person who possesses great material wealth)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "man of means"):

nabob (a wealthy man (especially one who made his fortune in the Orient))

nob; toff (an elegantly dressed man (often with affected manners))


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