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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A political system governed by the wealthy people.

Usage examples (38)
  • He hated what he called the plutocracy, but no individual rich man.
  • He was opposed to what he called plutocracy, a maldistribution of wealth.
  • America under the plutocracy is free by definition, you see. fostert Says:
  • This is sometimes called plutocracy (rule by wealth) or kleptocracy (rule by theft). wiseGEEK for more
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