managing director definition, meaning - what is managing director in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “managing director”

See all translations

managing director

noun [C] uk   us   (abbreviation MD) UK
the person in charge of a company: There's a board of five directors, but she is the Managing Director.
More examples
Translations of “managing director”
in Chinese (Traditional) (公司的)總裁,總經理…
in Russian генеральный директор…
in Turkish genel müdür…
in Chinese (Simplified) (公司的)总裁,总经理…
in Polish dyrektor naczelny…
(Definition of managing director from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of managing director?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “managing director” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

force

physical, especially violent, strength, or power

Word of the Day

They sometimes go here and they never go there: using adverbs of frequency

by Liz Walter,
April 29, 2015
Sometimes, always, often, never: these are some of the most common words in English.  Unfortunately, they are also some of the words that cause the most problems for students. Many of my students put them in the wrong place, often because that’s where they go in their own languages. They say things

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Contestants…suck on a modified vaper until they’ve filled their chest cavity with enough vaporised nicotine “e-juice” to shoot out a belch of white smoke upwards of 4ft long.

Read More