Meaning of CONDUCTOR in English

CONDUCTOR

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

lightning conductor

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

great

Such leaders are like great conductors .

principal

With the exception of three years in the mid-Fifties, Rowicki continued as its artistic director and principal conductor until 1977.

young

So nowadays I am sometimes worried when a young conductor goes straight to the Vienna Philharmonic.

Many younger conductors are more exhausted after a concert than I am now.

■ NOUN

bus

I think that it was when he got turned down for the job of a bus conductor .

And those of us who could drive, collected passengers and appointed our own bus conductors .

Our prime minister is a failed bus conductor from Brixton set on creating a classless society.

I was a bus conductor for twelve days - eleven days of training and one day as a bus conductor.

Seduced by better money, Malc became a bus conductor and the bad times began.

I was a bus conductor for twelve days - eleven days of training and one day as a bus conductor.

guest

The orchestra, under its guest conductor Nicholas Braithwaite, unfolded the complex textures with care and clarity.

lightning

I ... Is there a point to lightning conductors ?

Franklin had also been invited to advise Glasgow University in the matter of a lightning conductor .

Glasgow's first lightning conductor drank the power of creation and waited for more.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

After each conductor leads the orchestra in the morning sessions, some will be called back for afternoon finals.

As the train pulled out the senior conductor came round.

Eventually Jim wins a competition and the conductor is reinstated.

How the hell was he going to get the information he required from her with the conductor prattling about?

Like the conductor Arnold Ostman, he started at the Vadstena Academy.

Perhaps the conductor program will indeed succeed in freeing musicians from the constraints of music's pre-determined parts - namely the notes.

The conductor punched our ticket and displayed it over the seat to indicate our destination.

The conductor William Llewellyn may well have had a few sleepless nights but must have been proud of his singers.

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