managership

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n managership the position of manager
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Managership The office or position of a manager.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n managership The office of manager; management.
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Usage

In literature:

We've offered the managership to half a dozen.
"Adventure" by Jack London
Monkton, recently elevated to the managership, gasped, swallowed, and maintained his imperturbable attentiveness.
"The Turtles of Tasman" by Jack London
Step by step he climbed the ladder until he reached the General Managership.
"The Last Spike" by Cy Warman
This left the managership of the company vacant.
"Charles Frohman: Manager and Man" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
On being demobilized he had returned to his old profession, taking the managership of a very well-known Bond Street firm.
"The Golden Face" by William Le Queux
Well, he would not retain any branch-managership, depend on that.
"Jennie Gerhardt" by Theodore Dreiser
The best that the clever ones can look forward to is a little managership.
"Changing Winds" by St. John G. Ervine
Managerships are sugar-plums to be handed out carefully by head office.
"A Canadian Bankclerk" by J. P. Buschlen
But though Waters did succeed in winning himself a team managership, Fallon never became the captain of the track team.
"The Seven-Branched Candlestick" by Gilbert W. (Gilbert Wolf) Gabriel
Country managerships were offered to him, and declined.
"Geoffrey Hampstead" by Thomas Stinson Jarvis
The firm is opening a big, new branch in Africa, and they have offered me the managership.
"Paddy-The-Next-Best-Thing" by Gertrude Page
After some changes he accepted the managership of the Dunlop Street Theatre, Glasgow, of which he became proprietor in 1829.
"Curious Epitaphs" by Various
He tried, but was defeated his first term, though he made the managership.
"The Rival Pitchers" by Lester Chadwick
Moreover, it must be remembered that what is here discussed is not ownership, but managership.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 4" by Various
Before he quitted the workshop for public life a future managership had been hinted at.
"From Workhouse to Westminster" by George Haw
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