gaffer Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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gaffernoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡæf.ər/  us   //

gaffer noun [C] (MAN IN CHARGE)

UK informal a man who is in ​charge of other ​workers

gaffer noun [C] (FILM)

specialized theatre & film the ​personresponsible for the ​lights and other ​electricalequipment used when making a ​film or ​televisionprogramme

gaffer noun [C] (OLD MAN)

informal an ​old man
(Definition of gaffer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gaffer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 负责人, 工头, 领班…
in Chinese (Traditional) 負責人, 工頭, 領班…
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