Meaning of DIRECTOR in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ daɪrektə(r), dɪr- ]

( directors)

Frequency: The word is one of the 700 most common words in English.


The director of a play, film, or television programme is the person who decides how it will appear on stage or screen, and who tells the actors and technical staff what to do.



In some organizations and public authorities, the person in charge is referred to as the director .

...the director of the intensive care unit at Guy’s Hospital.

N-COUNT : oft the N


The directors of a company are its most senior managers, who meet regularly to make important decisions about how it will be run. ( BUSINESS )

He served on the board of directors of a local bank.



The director of an orchestra or choir is the person who is conducting it. ( AM; in BRIT, use conductor )


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