manager

[ man-i-jer ]
/ ˈmæn ɪ dʒər /

noun

a person who has control or direction of an institution, business, etc., or of a part, division, or phase of it.
a person who manages: the manager of our track team.
a person who controls and manipulates resources and expenditures, as of a household.
British. (formerly) a theatrical producer.

Origin of manager

First recorded in 1580–90; manage + -er1

Related forms

man·ag·er·ship, nounsub·man·ag·er, nounsub·man·ag·er·ship, nounun·der·man·ag·er, noun
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manager

/ (ˈmænɪdʒə) /

noun

Derived Forms

managership, noun
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