Meaning of DIRECTOR in English

DIRECTOR

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

( directors)

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

1.

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.

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2.

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

3.

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.

N-COUNT

4.

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

N-COUNT

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