Meaning of DIRECTOR in English

DIRECTOR

(~s)

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

1.

The ~ 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 ~.

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

N-COUNT: oft the N

3.

The ~s 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 ~s of a local bank.

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4.

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

N-COUNT

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