directorial
adjective Date: 1770 1. serving to direct 2. of or relating to a director or to theatrical or motion-picture direction 3. of, relating to, or administered by a directory

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  • directorial — directorial, iale, iaux [ dirɛktɔrjal, jo ] adj. • h. XVIIe; du rad. de directeur I ♦ (1796; correspond à directoire) Hist. Du Directoire. « Le régime directorial achevait de se dissoudre » (Madelin). II ♦ (1832; correspond à directeur) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • directorial — DIRECTORIÁL, Ă, directoriali, e, adj. Al directorului2, privitor la director2. [pr.: ri al] – Din fr. directorial. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  directoriál adj. m. (sil. ri al), pl. directoriáli; f …   Dicționar Român

  • Directorial — Di*rec*to ri*al, a. [Cf. F. directorial.] 1. Having the quality of a director, or authoritative guide; directive. [1913 Webster] 2. Pertaining to: director or directory; specifically, relating to the Directory of France under the first republic.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • directorial — directorial, ale (di rè kto ri al, a l ) adj. Qui appartient au Directoire, qui en émane. Pouvoir directorial. Arrêtés directoriaux.    Partisan du Directoire. Les députés directoriaux, et, substantivement, les directoriaux. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat.… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • directorial — UK US /ˌdɪrekˈtɔːriəl/ US  /dɪˌrekˈtɔriəl/ adjective WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT ► relating to the job of director: »The investment proposal would have involved four new directorial appointments …   Financial and business terms

  • directorial — index administrative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • directorial — |èt| adj. 2 g. Do diretório ou a ele relativo.   ‣ Etimologia: diretório + al   ♦ [Portugal] Grafia de diretorial antes do Acordo Ortográfico de 1990.   ♦ Grafia no Brasil: diretorial …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • directorial — [dī΄rek tôr′ē əl, də rek΄tôr′ē əl] adj. 1. of a director or directorate 2. of directing or management …   English World dictionary

  • directorial — də̇|rek|tōrēəl, |dīˌr , tȯr adjective Etymology: Late Latin directorius + English al more at directory 1. : serving to direct : directive, directory reading directorial books in preparation for citizenship …   Useful english dictionary

  • directorial — [[t]daɪrektɔ͟ːri(ə)l, dɪr [/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Directorial means relating to the job of being a film or theatre director. In the later stages of his directorial career, Orson Welles began work on several ambitious films. ...Nora Ephron s directorial… …   English dictionary

  • DIRECTORIAL — ALE. adj. Qui appartient à un directoire. Pouvoir directorial. Puissance directoriale …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

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