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English definition of “quarterback”

quarterback

verb [I or T]
 
 
/ˈkwɔːtəbæk/ US
to manage or organize something: The role of a financial adviser is to quarterback the sale of bonds.
Monday-morning quarterbacking disapproving the act of saying how an event or problem should have been dealt with by others after it has already been dealt with: The criticism now is nothing more than Monday-morning quarterbacking.
(Definition of quarterback from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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