Definition of chairperson noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

chairperson

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈtʃeəpɜːsn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃerpɜːrsn//
 
(pl. chairpersons)
 
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a chairman or chairwoman see also chair More Like This Masculine, feminine and ungendered form anchorman/​anchorwoman, assemblyman/​assemblywoman, businessman/​businesswoman/​businessperson, actor/​actress, cameraman/​camerawoman, chairman/​chairwoman/​chair, congressman/​congresswoman, nobleman/​noblewoman, patrolman/​patrolwoman, policeman/​policewoman/​police officer, salesman/​saleswoman/​salesperson, spokesman/​spokeswoman/​spokesperson, sportsman/​sportswoman/​sportsperson, stuntman/​stuntwoman, waiter/​waitress/​waitperson, weatherman/​weathergirlSee worksheet.
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