Dictionary - TU Chemnitz

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directorate; board of governors; council of management; management council; management committee (of an institution) Direktorium {n} (einer Institution) [adm.]

sb.'s boss; bossman [coll.]; gaffer [Br.] [coll.]; governor [Br.] [coll.]; guv'nor [Br.] [coll.]; honcho [Am.] [coll.] (superior) [listen] jds. Chef {m}; jds. Boss {m} [ugs.] (Vorgesetzter) [adm.]

bosses; bossmen; gaffers; governors; guv'nors; honchos Chefs {pl}; Bosse {pl}

female boss Chefin {f}

the number one; the top dog; the big cheese; Mr. Big; the head honcho [Am.] [coll.] der Boss; der Alte [ugs.]

You are the boss! Sie sind der Chef!

governor [listen] Direktor {m} [listen]

governors Direktoren {pl}

school governor Schuldirektor {m}

prison governor [Br.]; prison warden [Am.]; warden [Am.] [listen] Gefängnisdirektor {m}

governor of the Bank of Engliand Direktor der englischen Nationalbank

governor [listen] Statthalter {m} [hist.]

governors Statthalter {pl}