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proper nounGreek Mythology
A king of Phrygia, who, according to one story, was given by Dionysus the power of turning everything he touched into gold.rich person, capitalist, tycoon, magnate, nabob, millionaire, billionaire, multimillionaire, nouveau riche, person of meansView synonyms
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