oil tycoon

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Noun1.oil tycoon - a powerful person in the oil businessoil tycoon - a powerful person in the oil business
big businessman, business leader, magnate, top executive, tycoon, baron, mogul, king, power - a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
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The oil tycoon splashed out on the launch of a new charitable trust to help developing countries.
But the rich, powerful and studiously cool oil tycoon still ended up a drunk, crying, vulnerable boy at what should have been his greatest moment.
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The billionaire oil tycoon faced an estimated pounds 7million bill to remove the fuel and clean the engine after the blunder.
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RUSSIAN oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky was jailed for nine years yesterday.