Translation of capitalist in Spanish:

capitalist

capitalista, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkapɪt(ə)lɪst//ˈkæpədləst/

noun

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    capitalista masculine
    • Spanish capitalists wanted to protect their profits and were eager to enter the European Common Market.
    • Big capitalists everywhere are always a bit resentful of bigger capitalists.
    • The capitalists are seeking to integrate Europe in order to strengthen capitalism.
    • What's more, privatised childcare is a potential source of profit for capitalists.
    • Antonio is a member of the new rising class, the mercantile capitalists.
    • Before a blow was struck the capitalists had established their economic and ideological hold over the aristocracy.
    • The capitalists who are now colonising the public sector across the globe are the common enemy of workers everywhere.
    • Investing capitalists came to feel that their wealth could go on expanding almost exponentially forever.
    • The transnational capitalist class is not made up of capitalists in the traditional Marxist sense.
    • If capitalists extract too much profit, they destroy the ability of employees to buy.
    • In the very process of producing things, the working class also reproduces the wealth of the capitalists.
    • The Marxist claim that capitalists must find investments overseas fails miserably.
    • It used state intervention and planning in collaboration with the big capitalists to build up industry.
    • Instead of greedy capitalists owning the corporation, the workers themselves will own it.
    • The vast majority of people have to work in these places, creating wealth for the capitalists, in order to survive.
    • It just shows that capitalists will turn to anything to make profits.
    • Modern democracies have been around for long enough for neo-liberal capitalists to learn how to subvert them.
    • The portrayals of factory life would make even the most fervent capitalists turn to Marx and Engels.
    • The divisions widened between the working class and the liberal capitalists who had timidly opposed Tsarism.
    • The fight for control of the oil is a fight for control of power of one bloc of capitalists over other blocs of capitalists.

adjective

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    capitalista
    • As you might expect, the language is a little skewed in favor of capitalist democracy, but not all that much.
    • Obedience and respect for the high, the mighty and the rich is a central principle of capitalist society.
    • The White armies launched a brutal civil war, backed by every major capitalist government.
    • So we have a new capitalist giant being squashed by a cartel of more established capitalist giants.
    • It may be a little tawdry, but the whole of capitalist economics is based on selfishness and greed.
    • That is holding back socialist revolutions to appease a more conservative capitalist element.
    • This, then, was the first of Marx's major insights into capitalist economics.
    • Imperialism was not just about colonialism, but the shape of capitalist competition.
    • Some form of free enterprise capitalist economy and some form of pluralist democracy were clearly called for.
    • There probably is no Third World debt if we adopted just elementary capitalist principles.
    • Marxism teaches that modern capitalist society is a society of antagonistic classes.
    • The fact that capitalist booms do not always collapse into dire slumps does not mean that they never do.
    • The central ideas of socialism are reinforced every day by the continuing disaster of capitalist society.
    • The inherent tendency of capitalist evolution is to raise real wage rates steadily.
    • We have to organise a new international working class response to the crisis of capitalist economy and society.
    • New Labour is no longer the party of the oppressed but based on the same capitalist philosophy as the Conservatives.
    • The economic anarchy of capitalist society is the real source of the evil.
    • Instead they championed reactionary renegades and unfettered capitalist expansion.
    • You could disrupt a summit devoted to capitalist planning, imperialism and exploitation.
    • That is true of the whole of capitalist democracy, including elections to parliament.