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English definition of “stewardship”

stewardship

noun [U]     /ˈstjuːədʃɪp/ US   /ˈstuːɚd-/
someone's stewardship of something is the way in which they control or take care of it: stewardship of sth We need to ensure our state to ensure good stewardship of resources .under sb's stewardship The club has been fantastically successful under his stewardship.
(Definition of stewardship noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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