- one who manages a business, institution, etc.
- one who manages affairs or expenditures, as of a household, a client (as an entertainer or athlete), an athletic team, etc.
- Baseball the person in overall charge of a team and its strategy during games, practice sessions, etc.
- in a school or college, a student in charge of the equipment and records of a team under the supervision of a coach
A manager oversees her employees.
The definition of a manager is a person responsible for supervising and motivating employees and for directing the progress of an organization.
An example of a manager is the person who is in charge of customer service, who deals with customer disputes and who oversees and supervises customer service agents.
a person who manages; esp.,
- One who handles, controls, or directs, especially:a. One who directs a business or other enterprise.b. One who controls resources and expenditures, as of a household.
- One who is in charge of the business affairs of an entertainer.
- Sports a. One who is in charge of the training and performance of an athlete or team.b. A student who is in charge of the equipment and records of a school or college team.
- In his sixteenth year he entered the office of his father, who was partner and manager of a firm of engineers.
- He soon, however, became entirely engrossed with colonial affairs, and, having impressed John Stuart Mill, Colonel Torrens and other leading economists with the value of his ideas, became a leading though not a conspicuous manager of the South Australian Company, by which the colony of South Australia was ultimately founded.
- I'd better get my campaign manager cracking.
- The general manager was on maternity leave, and she rifled through several drawers before locating a bottle of painkillers.
- She couldn't be late again for her job as an assistant general manager of a fast food joint, or she'd be fired.