floor manager


Definition of floor manager

: a person who directs something from the floor (as of a nominating convention)

Examples of floor manager in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Both Democrats and Republicans, including a former GOP Senate floor manager, have told ABC News -- in no uncertain terms -- that Vice President Kamala Harris can break any potential tie -- and numerous other legal experts agree. Monica Dunn, ABC News, 21 Mar. 2022 Chuck Fleischmann, the Tennessee Republican representative who was floor manager during the debate, urged Democrats to condemn Tlaib’s words. New York Times, 3 Mar. 2022 The video is shaky, taken by someone who doesn’t want to be caught by the floor manager. Saratatyana, Longreads, 11 Oct. 2021 The restaurant now has a floor manager only on Fridays and Saturdays, the busiest nights. Ruth Simon, WSJ, 20 Dec. 2021 For reopening, Anne has done a lot of the work of hiring the part-time staff — a floor manager, a door person, a bartender, just enough people to get going. Washington Post, 1 Oct. 2021 Steve then clarified for the contestants and viewers watching from home that Tanya Person-Irby is Family Feud’s floor manager, a position she's held for 11 years and throughout the entirety of Steve's time as host. Selena Barrientos, Good Housekeeping, 4 June 2021 As the floor manager responsible for some twenty wards and more than a hundred residents, Mrs. Tan could not be saying please and thank you in her weekend voice all the time or nothing would ever get done. Rachel Heng, The New Yorker, 31 May 2021 In due course, a floor manager in a swallowtail coat and striped trousers appeared. David Marchese, New York Times, 2 May 2021 See More

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First Known Use of floor manager

1887, in the meaning defined above

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27 Mar 2022

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“Floor manager.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/floor%20manager. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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