Financier meaning

fĭnən-sîr, fə-năn-, fīnən-
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One that engages in investing or raising large amounts of money.
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A person trained or skilled in finance.
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A person who engages in financial operations on a large scale.
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To engage in financial operations, often specif. in a dishonest way.
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A person who, as a profession, profits from large financial transactions.
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A company that does the same.
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One charged with the administration of finance; an officer who administers the public revenue; a treasurer.

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A light, spongy teacake, usually based on almond flour or flavoring.
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A traditional French (Ragoût a la Financière) or Piemontese (Finanziera alla piemontese) rich sauce or ragout, made with coxcomb, wattles, cock's testicles, chicken livers and a variety of other ingredients.
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Origin of financier

  • French from Old French from finance payment finance

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from French financier.

    From Wiktionary