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English definition of “tsar”

tsar

noun [C] (OFFICIAL) (also tzar, US usually czar)     /zɑːr/ US  /zɑːr/
a person who has been given special powers by the government to deal with a particular matter : The government has appointed a drugs tsar to coordinate the fight against drug abuse .People in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directors
(Definition of tsar noun (OFFICIAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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