Definitions for rainmakerˈreɪnˌmeɪ kər

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  1. rainmaker(noun)

    executive who is very successful in bringing in business to his company or firm

  2. rainmaker(noun)

    American Indian medicine man who attempt to make it rain

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  1. rainmaker(Noun)

    A native american medicine man who induces rain by rituals.

  2. rainmaker(Noun)

    A person who induces rainfall through scientific methods (i.e. silver iodide cloud seeding).

  3. rainmaker(Noun)

    (figurative) An employee of a company who creates a large amount of unexpected business, consistently brings in money at critical times, or brings in markedly more money than his or her co-workers, thereby "floating their salaries".

  4. rainmaker(Noun)

    (figurative) An investor in sick or start-up business ventures.

  5. rainmaker(Noun)

    (figurative) An executive or lawyer with exceptional ability to attract clients, use political connections, or increase profits, etc.

  6. rainmaker(Noun)

    A batted ball that is hit very high into the air.

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  1. Rainmaker

    "Rainmaker" is the 37th single released by Iron Maiden. It is the second single from their 13th studio album Dance of Death.


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