directorial

adjective di·rec·to·ri·al \ də-ˌrek-ˈtȯr-ē-əl , (ˌ)dī- \
|Updated on: 11 Jul 2018

Definition of directorial

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

Examples of directorial in a Sentence

  1. an applicant with a number of directorial positions on his résumé

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First Known Use of directorial

1770

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of directorial for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to a director and especially to the director of a play, movie, etc.



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