Meaning of “bank manager” in the English Dictionary

"bank manager" in English

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bank managernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbæŋk ˌmæn.ɪ.dʒər/ us /ˈbæŋk ˌmæn.ə.dʒɚ/

Examples from literature

  • Many people remain suspicious of tattoos, and while tattooed pop stars are acceptable, tattooed bank managers are not. 
  • Besides the paternal affection with which the bank manager regarded his cashier, another tie tended to make their relations all the stronger and more personal. 
  • Heaps of money, answered the bank manager. 
  • My own idea is that he'll turn out to be nothing but a bank manager, or perhaps a stockbroker. 
  • The Chinese ambassador stepped out with more haste than I had ever seen him use, and by his side a man in dark clothes and silk hat, who from the first I suspected to be a bank manager. 
  • The county judge had been entertained there, and the wife of the bank manager. 

(Definition of “bank manager” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bank manager" in Business English

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bank managernoun [ C ]


the person in charge of a local bank:

In the past bank managers knew most of their customers by name.

a person who is involved with the central management of a bank:

The article examined the role played by bank managers in the world financial crisis.

(Definition of “bank manager” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)