Definitions for director
dɪˈrɛk tər, daɪ-di·rec·tor
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word director.
director, manager, managing directornoun
someone who controls resources and expenditures
member of a board of directors
director, theater director, theatre directornoun
someone who supervises the actors and directs the action in the production of a show
film director, directornoun
the person who directs the making of a film
conductor, music director, directornoun
the person who leads a musical group
One who directs; the person in charge of managing a department or directorate (e.g., director of engineering), project, or production (as in a show or film, e.g., film director).
A device that displays graphical information concerning the targets of a weapons system in real time.
The common axis of symmetry of the molecules of a liquid crystal.
Etymology: influenced by directorius
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: director, Latin
Himself stood director over them, with nodding or stamping, shewing he did like or mislike those things he did not understand. Philip Sidney, b i.
In all affairs thou sole director. Jonathan Swift, Miscel.
What made directors cheat in south sea year? Alexander Pope, Ep.
Common forms were not design’d
Directors to a noble mind. Jonathan Swift, Miscel.
They are glad to use such as counsellors and directors in all their dealings which are of weight, as contracts, testaments. Richard Hooker, Pref.
I am her director and her guide in spiritual affairs. John Dryden, Sp. Fr.
The manner of opening with a knife, is by sliding it on a director, the groove of which prevents its being misguided. Samuel Sharp, Surgery.
one who, or that which, directs; one who regulates, guides, or orders; a manager or superintendent
one of a body of persons appointed to manage the affairs of a company or corporation; as, the directors of a bank, insurance company, or railroad company
a part of a machine or instrument which directs its motion or action
a slender grooved instrument upon which a knife is made to slide when it is wished to limit the extent of motion of the latter, or prevent its injuring the parts beneath
Etymology: [Cf. F. directeur.]
A member of an institution or business who may or may not have an executive function. The director is usually chosen or appointed to control or govern the affairs of an institution or business.
A person with the accurate and specific intuitive ability, experience, knowledge, skills, training, IT skills, understanding and vision to lead, direct and manage various or specific facets of a business, enterprise, company, organization, unity assembly, unity council, unity legislature, unity senate, house of representatives, unity government, local unity government, regional unity government, national unity government, european unity government or international unity government.
The directors meet monthly to review their budget, goals, objectives, plans, processes, procedures, strategy and systems.
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Rank popularity for the word 'director' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #792
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'director' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1615
Rank popularity for the word 'director' in Nouns Frequency: #231
The numerical value of director in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of director in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
I think we should hear from him in the public and that we should get to the bottom of just exactly why was he working with Russia, as a former Defense intelligence agency director, he of all people knows that agency is connected to Russia's intelligence services and so to take money from them and to work with Russian ambassador after sanctions were put on Russia and to lie to the vice president. that's powerful evidence that he knew what was going on and this was converging at the time of Russia's interference campaign.
The fact that Omarosa Manigault Newman's using a security clearance of a former CIA director as a pawn in Omarosa Manigault Newman public relations strategy I think is just so reflective of somebody who, quite frankly, I don't want to use this term maybe, but Omarosa Manigault Newman's drunk on power. Omarosa Manigault Newman really is, and I think Omarosa Manigault Newman's abusing the powers of that office.
The committee looks forward to receiving testimony from the former director on his role in the development of the intelligence community assessment on Russian interference in the 2016 US elections, and I am hopeful that he will clarify for the American people recent events that have been broadly reported in the media.
Director Comey’s announcement played right into the political campaign of Donald Trump, who is already using the letter for political purposes.
I've always said, he's the campaign manager, the communications director, the finance director — he is the master of the Trump train and I'm a conductor on it.
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- مدير, مخرجArabic
- дырэктар, рэжысёрBelarusian
- директор, режисьор, ръководителBulgarian
- directora, directorCatalan, Valencian
- režisér, ředitelCzech
- Regisseurin, Direktor, Direktorin, RegisseurGerman
- σκηνοθέτης, διευθύντρια, σκηνοθέτις, διευθυντήςGreek
- direktoro, reĝisoroEsperanto
- director, directoraSpanish
- johtaja, ohjaajaFinnish
- régisseur, directeurFrench
- במאית, במאי, מנהל, מנהלתHebrew
- igazgató, rendezőHungarian
- direttore, capo, registaItalian
- 監督, 指揮者Japanese
- direktur, pengarah, sutradaraMalay
- directeur, regisseurDutch
- dyrektor, reżyserPolish
- regizori, regizor, directori, directorRomanian
- директор, режиссёр, дирижёрRussian
- upravitelj, ravnatelj, режисер, zborovodja, režiser, redatelj, rediteljSerbo-Croatian
- režisér, riaditeľSlovak
- direktor, režiserSlovene
- regissör, chefSwedish
- директор, режисерUkrainian
- quản đốcVietnamese
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