Chairmanship - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtʃermənʃɪp|  American pronunciation of the word chairmanship
Brit.  |ˈtʃɛːmənʃɪp|  British pronunciation of the word chairmanship

noun

- the position of chairman

Examples

the chairman of the airline company

...the chairman called the meeting to order...

A committee was set up under the chairmanship of Edmund Compton.

...the demands of the chairmanship were becoming too importunate for me to continue without an assistant...

I didn't ask for the chairmanship, I was pitched into it.

Several people have been put forward for the chairmanship.

Mr. Green was removed from the chairmanship of the club.

I've heard that your name is up for the chairmanship.

The chairmanship of the committee rotates annually.

Who would you recommend for the chairmanship?

No, he's been installed in the chairmanship for too long to be dismissed now.

Is he going to resign from the chairmanship?

Byzantine methods for holding on to his chairmanship

He maneuvered to get the chairmanship

Word forms

noun
singular: chairmanship
plural: chairmanships
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