plural of chairman
A person presiding over a meeting.
The head of a corporate or governmental board of directors, a committee, or other formal entity.
(historical) Someone whose job is to carry people in a portable chair, sedan chair, or similar conveyance.
To serve as chairman.
The presiding officer of a committee, or of a public or private meeting, or of any organized body.
One whose business it is to cary a chair or sedan.
‘Breaks watchmen's heads and chairmen's glasses.’;
the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization;
‘address your remarks to the chairperson’;
act or preside as chair, as of an academic department in a university;
‘She chaired the department for many years’;