Synonyms of director in English:


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1‘the director of a major British museum’

administrator, manager, chairman, chairwoman, chairperson, chair, head, chief, boss, principal, leader, governor, president, premier
managing director, MD, chief executive, CEO
superintendent, supervisor, controller, overseer, organizer
member of the board
informal kingpin, top dog, bigwig, big cheese
British informal gaffer
North American informal honcho, head honcho, numero uno, Mister Big, big wheel

2‘an Oscar-winning director’

supervisor, controller, regisseur, producer, auteur, choreographer