What does SUPERINTENDENT mean?

Definitions for SUPERINTENDENTˌsu pər ɪnˈtɛn dənt, ˌsu prɪn-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word SUPERINTENDENT.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overseer, superintendent(noun)

    a person who directs and manages an organization

  2. superintendent, super(noun)

    a caretaker for an apartment house; represents the owner as janitor and rent collector

Wiktionary

  1. superintendent(Noun)

    A person who is authorized to supervise, direct or administer something.

  2. superintendent(Noun)

    A police rank used in Commonwealth countries, ranking above chief inspector, and below chief superintendent

  3. superintendent(Noun)

    The manager of a building, usually a communal residence, who is responsible for keeping the facilities functional and often collecting rent or similar payments, either as also the building's landlord or on behalf of same. Often abbreviated "super".

  4. superintendent(Noun)

    A janitor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Superintendent(adj)

    overseeing; superintending

  2. Superintendent(noun)

    one who has the oversight and charge of some place, institution, or organization, affairs, etc., with the power of direction; as, the superintendent of an almshouse; the superintendent of public works

  3. Origin: [L. superintendens, p. pr. See Superintend.]

Freebase

  1. Superintendent

    Superintendent, often shortened to "super", is a rank in British police services and in most English-speaking Commonwealth nations. In many Commonwealth countries the full version is superintendent of police. The rank is also still used in the former British Colony of Hong Kong.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SUPERINTENDENT' in Nouns Frequency: #2904

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SUPERINTENDENT in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SUPERINTENDENT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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