man of means
man of means man of means n. A wealthy person.

Syn: rich man, wealthy man. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • man of means — {n. phr.} A rich person. * /He became a man of means by successfully playing the stock market./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • man of means — {n. phr.} A rich person. * /He became a man of means by successfully playing the stock market./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • man of means — noun A man who possesses sufficient wealth to be regarded as prosperous or well off …   Wiktionary

  • A Man of Means — is a collection of six short stories written in collaboration by P. G. Wodehouse and C. H. Bovill. The stories first appeared in the United Kingdom in the Strand in 1914, and in the United States in Pictorial Review in 1916. They were later… …   Wikipedia

  • Man of La Mancha (film) — Man of La Mancha Theatrical release poster Directed by Arthur Hiller Produced by …   Wikipedia

  • Man of Science, Man of Faith — Lost episode …   Wikipedia

  • Man of the People (TNG episode) — ST episode name = Man of the People| series = TNG ep num = 129 prod num = 229 date = October 18 1992 writer = Brannon Braga Frank Abatemarco director = Cliff Bole guest = Chip Lucia Patti Yasutake George D. Wallace Lucy Boryer Susan French Rick… …   Wikipedia

  • By any manner of means — Manner Man ner, n. [OE. manere, F. mani[ e]re, from OF. manier, adj., manual, skillful, handy, fr. (assumed) LL. manarius, for L. manuarius belonging to the hand, fr. manus the hand. See {Manual}.] 1. Mode of action; way of performing or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Old Man of the Sea — After being shipwrecked Sinbad is enslaved by the Old Man of the Sea . In Greek mythology, the Old Man of the Sea was a primordial figure who could be identified as any of several water gods, generally Nereus or Prothacular, but also Tritonylors …   Wikipedia

  • Old Man of the Mountain (Assassin) — The Old Man of the Mountain was a name given to Rashid ad Din Sinan, one of the leaders of the Syrian wing of the Hashshashin sect and an important figure in the history of the Crusades.Latin sources from the crusader states call him Vetulus de… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”