pertaining to capital or capitalists; founded on or believing in capitalism: a capitalistic system.

Nearby words

  1. capital transfer tax,
  2. capital-intensive,
  3. capitalise,
  4. capitalism,
  5. capitalist,
  6. capitalization,
  7. capitalization issue,
  8. capitalize,
  9. capitally,
  10. capitasti

Origin of capitalistic

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75; capitalist + -ic

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