Krupp

Primary Meanings of Krupp

1.
n
German industrialist who manufactured steel in Essen (1787-1826)
2.
n
German arms manufacturer and son of Friedrich Krupp; his firm provided ordnance for German armies from the 1840s through World War II (1812-1887)
Full Definitions of Krupp
1

n German industrialist who manufactured steel in Essen (1787-1826)

Synonyms:
Friedrich Krupp
Example of:
industrialist
someone who manages or has significant financial interest in an industrial enterprise
2

n German arms manufacturer and son of Friedrich Krupp; his firm provided ordnance for German armies from the 1840s through World War II (1812-1887)

Synonyms:
Alfred Krupp
Example of:
arms manufacturer
someone who manufactures arms and munitions

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