Chairperson - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtʃerpɜːrsn|  American pronunciation of the word chairperson
Brit.  |ˈtʃɛːpəːs(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word chairperson

noun

- the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization(syn: chair, chairman, chairwoman, president)

address your remarks to the chairperson

Examples

A new chairperson for the committee has not yet been appointed.

...the chairperson will determine the order in which people will speak...

address your remarks to the chairperson

The chairperson has adjourned the meeting.

After his name was cleared, he was reinstated as committee chairperson.

Dorothy had put in a lot of hard work during her six years as chairperson.

Word forms

noun
singular: chairperson
plural: chairpersons
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