plutarchy

n.

"plutocracy," 1640s, from Greek ploutos "wealth" (see Pluto) + -archy.


Nearby words

  1. plushy,
  2. plussage,
  3. plutarch,
  4. plutarch's lives,
  5. plutarchian,
  6. pluteus,
  7. plutino,
  8. pluto,
  9. plutocracy,
  10. plutocrat

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