chairman of the board


the chief officer of a business corporation, elected by its board of directors and charged with the supervision and management of high-level affairs of the company, as making corporate policy or approving actions of the president and vice presidents.

Nearby words

  1. chairborne,
  2. chairbound,
  3. chairlady,
  4. chairlift,
  5. chairman,
  6. chairmanship,
  7. chairperson,
  8. chairwoman,
  9. chais,
  10. chaise

Also called board chairman. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019