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My constituency chairman sticks his head around the door. Times, Sunday Times (2008)At the time the company was headed by two chairmen and three executive committees. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His first board meeting as chairman is in a few months and the hot topic will be the building. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Has the company chairman been in recently to thank you for your loyal support, sacrificing your health for the company? POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)In that case, the person who raised the objection goes out of the meeting with the chairman to explain his concerns. Christianity Today (2000)This definition covers the president of a country, a principal of a school, or the chairman of a company. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)He stepped down as FA chairman and as head of the 2018 bid. The Sun (2010)A spokesman said: 'We are looking to hold a meeting with the chairman as soon as possible to discuss this unsatisfactory situation. The Sun (2014)
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British English: chairman /ˈtʃɛəmən/ NOUN
The chairman of a meeting or organization is the person in charge of it.
He is chairman of the committee which produced the report.
- American English: chairman
- Arabic: رَئِيس
- Brazilian Portuguese: presidente
- Chinese: 主席
- Croatian: predsjedatelj
- Czech: předseda
- Danish: formand
- Dutch: voorzitter
- European Spanish: presidente comité
- Finnish: puheenjohtaja
- French: président
- German: Vorsitzender
- Greek: πρόεδρος
- Italian: presidente
- Japanese: 議長
- Korean: 의장
- Norwegian: styreformann
- Polish: przewodniczący
- European Portuguese: presidente
- Romanian: președinte
- Russian: председатель
- Spanish: presidente
- Swedish: ordförande
- Thai: ประธานกรรมการ
- Turkish: başkan
- Ukrainian: голова
- Vietnamese: chủ tịch
Definition of chairman from the Collins English Dictionary
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