Definition of management
1 : the act or art of managing : the conducting or supervising of something (as a business) <Business improved under the management of new owners.>
2 : judicious use of means to accomplish an end <is extremely cautious when it comes to money management>
3 : the collective body of those who manage or direct an enterprise <Management decided to hire more workers.>
managementalplay \ˌma-nij-ˈmen-təl\ adjective
Examples of management in a sentence
Business improved under the management of new owners.
We're using new management techniques.
Management and labor could not agree.
He has a job in middle management.
The managements of several top corporations met yesterday.
a new system of water management
First Known Use of management
MANAGEMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of management for English Language Learners
: the act or skill of controlling and making decisions about a business, department, sports team, etc.
: the people who make decisions about a business, department, sports team, etc.
: the act or process of deciding how to use something
MANAGEMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of management for Students
1 : the act of looking after and making decisions about something
2 : the people who look after and make decisions about something <Management and labor could not agree on pay increases.>
Medical Definition of management
: the whole system of care and treatment of a disease or a sick individual <the management of contagious diseases>
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