manager ( managers plural )
1 n-count A manager is a person who is responsible for running part of or the whole of a business organization.
The chef, staff and managers are all Chinese., ...a retired bank manager.
2 n-count The manager of a pop star or other entertainer is the person who looks after their business interests.
3 n-count The manager of a sports team is the person responsible for training the players and organizing the way they play. In American English, manager is only used for baseball; in other sports, coach is used instead.
bank manager ( bank managers plural ) A bank manager is someone who is in charge of a bank, or a particular branch of a bank, and who is involved in making decisions about whether or not to lend money to businesses and individuals. (BUSINESS) n-count
This may have influenced your bank manager's decision not to give you a loan.
line manager ( line managers plural ) Your line manager is the person at work who is in charge of your department, group, or project.
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player-manager ( player-managers plural ) In football and some other sports, a player-manager is a person who plays for a team and also manages the team. n-count
road manager ( road managers plural ) The road manager of someone such as a singer or sports player is the person who organizes their travel and other arrangements during a tour. n-count oft poss N
stage manager ( stage managers plural ) , stage-manager At a theatre, a stage manager is the person who is responsible for the scenery and lights and for the way that actors or other performers move about and use the stage during a performance. n-count