Meaning of “director” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /dɪˈrektər/
Extra Examples
He was appointed as company director last year.A copy of the report was circulated to each director.Please send your application to the finance director, Mrs Laura Fox.He's the director of an export company in Hong Kong.She's deputy director of the gallery.

B1 an important manager in an organization or company:

Meet the new sales director.

B1 someone who tells the actors in a film or play what to do:

the famous film director, Alfred Hitchcock
→ See also funeral director , managing director

(Definition of “director” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)