Definition of floor manager in English:

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floor manager

Pronunciation: /ˈflô(ə)r ˌmanəjər/


1The stage manager of a television production.
Example sentences
  • Only 18 months before, I'd been working as a floor manager at an Irish television station, listening to them on the radio, and then suddenly I was in the room with them.
  • I first met him in the Sixties, when he was a floor manager for Thames Television, and I was an actor.
  • Twenty people attend, including pundits, commentators, the floor manager, producer and editor.
2An employee in a large store who supervises other salespeople.
Example sentences
  • Louise works alongside the floor manager and with the staff.
  • One of my floor manager supervisor type people has been behaving very strangely lately.
  • With chain stores, speak to the floor manager or the most senior person in the vicinity.

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Syllabification: floor man·ag·er

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