Manager - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈmænɪdʒər|  American pronunciation of the word manager
Brit.  |ˈmænɪdʒə|  British pronunciation of the word manager

noun

- someone who controls resources and expenditures (syn: director)
- (sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team (syn: coach, handler)

Examples

I'd like to speak to the manager, please.

He was promoted to manager last year.

The team's general manager acquired five new players for the upcoming season.

The manager decided to change pitchers in the eighth inning.

The actress recently fired her manager.

She's now assistant marketing manager for the south east area.

a middle manager in a computer company (=someone who manages a small part of a company)

A night manager at the supermarket

She rose to the level of manager.

...there was a long wait for the manager to come and help us...

He's the company sales manager for the entire Southwest region.

His job combines the functions of a manager and a worker.

She was hired to replace the previous manager.

The team's manager was replaced last season.

The manager promised to investigate when we pointed out an error on our bill.

Word forms

noun
singular: manager
plural: managers
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