OHWAD-Basic words





manager, director, headmaster, principal (of a school)


literally: the one who adjusts




Example sentences:

Az igazgatónak senki nem mer visszaszólni.

Nobody dares to object the director.

[The director-for nobody not dares back-say.]


A végső döntés az igazgatónál van.

The manager has to make the final decision.

[The final decision the manager-at is.]


Related terms:

menedzser – another word you can use for manager

vezérigazgató – CEO

asszisztens – assistent

titkárnő – secretary

döntés – decision

felelősség – responsibility

beosztott – employee

iroda – office

elbocsát – to lay off

kirúg – to sack, to fire (more colloq.)


Not to be confused with:

igazít, igazgat – to adjust, to correct

igaz – true


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