What does millionaire mean?

Definitions for millionaire
ˌmɪl yəˈnɛər, ˈmɪl yəˌnɛərmil·lion·aire

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. millionaire(noun)

    a person whose material wealth is valued at more than a million dollars

Wiktionary

  1. millionaire(Noun)

    Somebody whose wealth is greater than one million units of the local currency

    Etymology: From millionnaire.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Millionaire(noun)

    one whose wealth is counted by millions of francs, dollars, or pounds; a very rich person; a person worth a million or more

    Etymology: [F. millionnaire.]

Freebase

  1. Millionaire

    A millionaire is an individual whose net worth or wealth is equal to or exceeds one million units of currency. It can also be a person who owns one million units of currency in a bank account or savings account. Depending on the currency, a certain level of prestige is associated with being a millionaire, which makes that amount of wealth a goal for some, and almost unattainable for others. In countries that use the short scale number naming system, a billionaire is someone who has at least a thousand times a million dollars, euros, or the currency of the given country. In contrast, a billionaire in countries that use the long scale number naming system would be someone who has at least a million times a million units of currency. The increasing number of millionaires is partially due to prevailing economics, especially inflation; as the individual value of each unit of currency decreases, achieving a million of these becomes easier. The purchasing power of a million US dollars in 1959 is equivalent to 7.3 million dollars in 2009. Increasingly, the term denotes the status of high wealth. American sociologist Leonard Beeghley classifies all households with net worth exceeding USD 1 million as "The Rich". As of 2008, there were 10 million people around the globe who are classified as U.S.-dollar millionaires.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of millionaire in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of millionaire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of millionaire in a Sentence

  1. Amir Korangy:

    She's not some opportunistic woman who came into Bob's life for monetary gain. She was very successful, a millionaire several times over long before she met Bob.

  2. Dorothy Parker:

    I don't know much about being a millionaire, but I'll bet I'd be darling at it.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    At a time of massive wealth and income inequality, we need a progressive tax system in this country which is based on ability to pay, it is not acceptable that a number of major profitable corporations have paid zero in federal income taxes in recent years, and that millionaire hedge fund managers often enjoy an effective tax rate which is lower than the truck drivers or nurses.

  4. George Bernard Shaw:

    I am a Millionaire. That is my religion.

  5. Todd Rubenstein:

    I would say he's a millionaire a few times over.

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