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house manager

noun
1.
a business manager responsible for managing a theater and its staff.
Origin of house manager
1905-1910
1905-10
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  • I was among the first to leave, and in the foyer I met Forsythe, the house manager, who knew me as a friend of Searles.

    Lady Larkspur Meredith Nicholson
  • Now go down and call the house manager, he directed, and Ill telephone the police.

    The Black Star Johnston McCulley
  • The house manager, his coat adorned with a white carnation, greeted me as we passed in.

    May Iverson's Career Elizabeth Jordan
  • As the foreman said nothing, he asked bluntly: "How would you like the job as house manager?"

    El Diablo Brayton Norton

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