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floor manager

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noun
  1. a person assigned to direct the proceedings on the floor of an assembly, as at a political convention.
  2. the stage manager of a television program.
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Origin of floor manager

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90
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Related Words

directoroverseerfloorwalker

Examples from the Web for floor manager

Historical Examples

  • "It's no Pike County shindig," had responded the floor-manager, cheerfully.

    Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories

    Bret Harte

  • The floor-manager rushed up at this point, and between them I was hustled across the store and into one of the private offices.

  • The hat was passed by the floor-manager during the evening, and Daddy got nearly three dollars, which delighted Milton very much.


British Dictionary definitions for floor manager

floor manager

noun
  1. the stage manager employed in the production of a television programme
  2. a person in overall charge of one floor of a large shop or department store
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