Definition of ombudsman noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

ombudsman

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈɑmbədzmən//
 
, NAmE//ˈɑmˌbʊdzmən//
 
(pl. ombudsmen
NAmE//ˈɑmbədzmən//
 
, NAmE//ˈɑmˌbʊdzmən//
 
)
 
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an official whose job is to examine and report on complaints made by ordinary people about companies, the government, or public authorities
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: ombudsman