or co-or·di·na·tor



a person or thing that coordinates.

Origin of coordinator

First recorded in 1860–65; coordinate + -or2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for co-ordinator

Historical Examples of co-ordinator

  • Maybe that was why he held the Co-ordinator's job—whatever it was he co-ordinated.

    Voyage To Eternity

    Milton Lesser

  • Here was a dream coming true, and Mayer and his fellows were the last thread that held the Co-ordinator's control over the dream.


    Dallas McCord Reynolds

  • The Co-ordinator sent us here to find a method of bringing backward cultures to industrialization.


    Dallas McCord Reynolds

  • The co-ordinator will hold up blastoff if we don't get off in three minutes, and Operations will scream.

    The Door Through Space

    Marion Zimmer Bradley

  • This archetype, the co-ordinator of forms; this primordial regulator; have you got it on the end of your syringe?

Word Origin and History for co-ordinator



also co-ordinator, 1864, agent noun in Latin form from coordinate (v.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper