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English to Spanish translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Tourism & Travel / Hotels
English term or phrase:moneyed maverick
The next **moneyed maverick** to swoop down on the XXX property was the multi-millionaire English businessman “Tiny” (because he was n’t) Rowland in the early 1980s. Recalling Getty Senior’s observation that the earth’s minerals were not destined for the meek, the towering Rowland, of Germanic provenance, had built his fortune in the gold mines of Africa.
Swatchka Spain Local time: 13:22 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 34
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lobo solitario adinerado/rico aventurero (o aventurero rico)
Explanation: 2. One that refuses to abide by the dictates of or resists adherence to a group; a dissenter.
adj.Being independent in thought and action or exhibiting such independence: maverick politicians; a maverick decision.
patricia scott Spain Local time: 13:22 Specializes in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 32