manager Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"manager" in British English

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managernoun [C]

uk   /ˈmæn.ɪ.dʒər/  us   /-dʒɚ/
A2 the ​person who is ​responsible for ​managing an ​organization: a ​bank manager a ​station manager a ​store manager the ​production manager I would like to ​speak to the manager.A2 the ​person whose ​job is to ​organize and sometimes ​train a ​sportsteam: a ​football managerA2 The manager of a ​singer, ​actor, or other ​performer is a ​person whose ​job is to ​arrange the ​businesspart of ​theirwork.
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(Definition of manager from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"manager" in American English

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managernoun [C]

 us   /ˈmæn·ɪ·dʒər/
someone whose ​job is to ​control or ​organize someone or something, esp. a ​business: the manager of a ​supermarket He is manager of the New York City Ballet.
managerial
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˌmæn·əˈdʒɪr·i·əl/
managerial ​skills
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"manager" in Business English

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managernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmænɪdʒər/
(Definition of manager from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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