Origin of plutocrat
Examples from the Web for plutocrat
Plutocrat sweethearts Dagny Taggart and Hank Rearden join the movement as the masses clamor for revolution.The Search for Serious Literary Fiction for Republicans|James McGirk|November 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This was the corporations-are-people Romney, who seems like a plutocrat even as he tries to strike an average-guy tone.
The war cry was that he was the master, a tyrant, a plutocrat, ruthlessly crushing the weak.The Lion's Mouse|C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
There was no aristocrat, autocrat, nor plutocrat in Springvale; but the purest democracy was among the children.The Price of the Prairie|Margaret Hill McCarter
The plutocrat sometimes condescended to be jocular with his subordinates.
The plutocrat of the house-boat had come up from the beach and had been listening.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
Yet while he said nothing, the plutocrat was watching his visitor closely from under his thick eyebrows.
"person who rules by his wealth," 1838, back-formation from plutocracy. Related: Plutocratic (1843); plutocratical (1833).