chairman definition

  • noun:
    • The presiding officer of an assembly, meeting, committee, or board.
    • The administrative head of a department of training, as at a college. See Usage Notes at man, individual.
    • people (implied male) presiding over a meeting.
    • the top of a corporate or government board of directors, a committee, or other formal entity.
    • some one whose job should carry people in a portable chair, sedan chair, or similar conveyance.
    • The presiding officer of a committee, or of a public or personal meeting, or of any organized human anatomy.
    • One whoever company it is to cary a chair or sedan.
    • pl. chairmen (-men).
    • The presiding officer of an assembly, relationship, company, committee, or general public conference.
    • a person who assists in Carrying a sedan-chair. Prior. Also known as chair-bearer.
    • One who wheels an invalid's or any other similar seat.
    • the officer whom presides during the meetings of an organization
    • The presiding officer of an assembly, meeting, committee, or board.
    • The administrative head of a department of instruction, as at a college. See consumption Notes at guy, individual.
    • you (implied male) presiding over a meeting.
    • your head of a corporate or governmental board of administrators, a committee, or other formal entity.
    • some body whose job is to carry men and women in a portable seat, sedan chair, or similar conveyance.
    • The presiding officer of a committee, or of a public or private conference, or of every arranged body.
    • One whoever business it is to cary a chair or sedan.
    • pl. chairmen (-men).
    • The presiding officer of an assembly, organization, organization, committee, or community conference.
    • a person who assists in holding a sedan-chair. Prior. Also referred to as chair-bearer.
    • person who wheels an invalid's or any other comparable chair.
    • the officer whom presides at the conferences of a business
  • verb-transitive:
    • To act as president of.
    • To act as president of.
  • verb:
    • act or preside as chair, since an academic division in a university
    • work or preside as seat, since an academic department in a university

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