Definition of boardroom in English:


Syllabification: board·room
Pronunciation: /ˈbôrdˌro͞om


  • 1A room in which the members of a board meet regularly.
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    • A ballroom, two boardrooms and five meeting rooms are also on the cards.
    • This is why most of them are installed not in the workspaces of the employees, but in boardrooms or conference rooms, where businessmen meet and greet their clients.
    • The conference centre will have a variety of boardrooms, meeting and syndicate rooms providing the most advanced technology systems.
  • 1.1The directors of a company or organization considered collectively.
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    • In many boardrooms in corporate America, the senior managers are usually white males.
    • Most of the popular non-executive directors are propelled into the top boardrooms following a career in business.
    • Researchers from Cranfield University say we could reach gender equality in the boardrooms of major corporations within the next seven years.

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