administrator

I
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. executive, director, manager, head, supervisor, president, vice-president, secretary, treasurer, executive secretary, head of the department, department head, chief executive, CEO, Chief Executive Officer, supervising director, chairman of the board of directors, director-general, vice-president in charge, person in authority, divisional supervisor, district manager, chair, chairman, dean, registrar, bursar, provost, principal, boss, chief, person in charge, superintendent, minister, bureaucrat, ambassador, leader, governor, controller, chief controller, consul, comptroller, commissar, premier, mayor, organizer, official, master, commander, captain, guardian, custodian, trustee, overseer, leader, inspector, impresario, producer, judge, key person, pencil pusher*, the brains*, big shot*, front office*, the guv'nor*.
II
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
manager, supervisor, superintendent, executive, executor, CEO (chief executive officer), bureaucrat, official, director, overseer, governor, head, chair, leader, *paper shuffler.
III
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun A person having administrative or managerial authority in an organization: administrant, director, executive, manager, officer, official. Informal: exec. See OVER.

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  • Administrator — • Includes details on administrators of dioceses, parishes, and ecclesiastical institutions Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Administrator     Administrator      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • administrator — ADMINISTRÁTOR, OÁRE, administratori, oare, s.m. şi f. Persoană care administrează, care conduce o administraţie sau un serviciu de administraţie. ♦ Persoană care conduce un serviciu în administraţia statului. – Din fr. administrateur, lat.… …   Dicționar Român

  • administrator — (f administratrix) A person appointed by the court to administer (i.e., manage or take charge of) the assets and liabilities of a decedent (i.e., the deceased). Such person may be a male (i.e., administrator) or a female (i.e., administratrix).… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Administrator — (sometimes abbreviated admin) may refer to: *Administration, the performance or management of business operations *Administrator of the Government, in various Commonwealth realms and territories *Administrator (law), a person appointed by a court …   Wikipedia

  • Administrator — (umgangssprachlich auch Admin; von lateinisch administrare ‚verwalten‘) steht für: Administrator (Rolle), in Computersystemen ein Benutzer mit erweiterten Rechten Root Konto, Administrator Konto, das Haupt Konto eines Betriebssystems… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • administrator — ad‧min‧is‧tra‧tor [ədˈmɪnstreɪtə ǁ ər] noun [countable] 1. COMMERCE JOBS someone who manages and organizes the work of a company or organization: • He was a superb marketer, but as an administrator he was disorganized. 2. LAW JO …   Financial and business terms

  • administrator — adminìstrātor (administrátor) m DEFINICIJA 1. osoba koja u uredskom ili uredovnom smislu čime upravlja; nadzornik, izvršni upravitelj 2. upravitelj biskupije ili opatije, kada nema biskupa ili opata SINTAGMA administrator apostolicus (izg.… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • administrator — (n.) mid 15c., from M.Fr. administrateur or directly from L. administrator a manager, conductor, agent noun from pp. stem of administrare (see ADMINISTER (Cf. administer)). Estate sense is earliest. For ending, see ER (Cf. er) …   Etymology dictionary

  • administrator — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mos I, Mc. administratororze; lm M. administratororzy {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} ten, kto administruje, zarządza czymś; zarządca : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Administrator bloku. <łac.> {{/stl 10}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Administrator — Ad*min is*tra tor, n. [L.] 1. One who administers affairs; one who directs, manages, executes, or dispenses, whether in civil, judicial, political, or ecclesiastical affairs; a manager. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) A man who manages or settles the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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