mogul mogul  /ˈmoʊ ɡəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a bump on a ski slope
  2. (n) a member of the Muslim dynasty that ruled India until 1857
  3. (n) a very wealthy or powerful businessman

Usage(s):

  1. He is a record producer, entertainment mogul, writer, arranger, designer, actor, singer and three-time Grammy Awardwinning rapper.
  2. Forget the stars, hire Transformers and don't forget the women here are the 10 things every movie mogul should keep in mind when it comes to the summer of 2010.
  3. Bankbook bloodied but ego unbowed, Hong Kong mogul Jimmy Lai has packed up and shipped out to build a new empire in Taiwan.

News

  1. Rupert Murdoch Files for Divorce

    Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has filed divorce papers from his wife of 14 years, Wendi Deng, a spokesman confirmed to ABC News.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ABC News

  2. Report: Media Mogul Rupert Murdoch Files for Divorce

    It’s appears to be over between multi-billionaire News Corporation Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch and wife Wendi Deng. The media mogul filed for divorce from the Yale-educated businesswoman on Thursday, according to Deadline.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Extra TV

  3. Federal-Mogul shares jump on refinancing plans

    Federal-Mogul shares rose Monday after the auto supplier said it would attempt to refinance $3.05 billion in debt, and forecast better-than-expected revenue for the quarter and the year. THE SPARK: The ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Even when he was a multimillionaire, a media mogul, owned radio stations, welcomed in the White House and any other place of significance, he laid down in front of police headquarters for a West African boy he never knew," Sharpton said.
    on Jan 6, 2010 By: Al Sharpton Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "It was like setting some gates up in one of those mogul fields," Mancuso said.
    on Mar 30, 2009 By: Julia Mancuso Source: USA Today

  3. "I am very pleased that a financially strong Federal-Mogul has finally emerged from the bankruptcy process," Mr. Icahn, a major bondholder in Federal-Mogul and one of its main shareholders, said in a statement.
    on Jan 16, 2008 By: Carl Icahn Source: Wall Street Journal

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