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.

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  • man of means — A man, or woman, of means is wealthy …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • 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 — n. phr. A rich person. He became a man of means by successfully playing the stock market …   Словарь американских идиом

  • man of means — n rich man, wealthy man, moneyed man, man of wealth, man of substance, nabob, nawab, moneybags, Brit. Inf. warm man, Sl. fat cat; millionaire, multimillionaire, billionaire; sugar daddy; plutocrat, capitalist …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • man of means —    A man, or woman, of means is wealthy.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • man of means — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. wealthy man, rich man, man of substance, capitalist, tycoon; see also financier , millionaire …   English dictionary for students

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

  • man of means — one who has financial power, rich person, one who has a lot of money …   English contemporary dictionary

  • 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

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