Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to a director or directorate.
  • adj. Serving to direct; directive.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a director
  • adj. Of or pertaining to administration or to a directorate

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the quality of a director, or authoritative guide; directive.
  • adj. Pertaining to: director or directory; specifically, relating to the Directory of France under the first republic. See Directory, 3.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • That directs; invested with direction or control.
  • Belonging to a director or a body of directors, as the French Directory.

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Examples

  • After Sidney Sheinberg, then vice president of production for Universal's TV arm, saw the film, he signed Spielberg to a long-term directorial contract.

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  • Besides, I doubt if you talked to the executives -- certain directorial boards who earn $208,333 a month, for example -- they'd be the ones feeling bummed.

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  • Actress Angelina Jolie R talks to actors during the filming of her yet untitled directorial debut in Budapest November 8, 2010.

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  • Soon after the release of New York, Yash Raj has Ranbir romancing 20-year-old debutante Shazahn Padamsee in Rocket Singh: Salesman of the year and Parmeet Sethi's untitled directorial venture will see Shahid with Anushka Sharma.

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  • August 12th, 2009 Music-composer Pritam is heard to be brain-storming over the music of Parmeet Sethi's untitled directorial venture under Yash Raj Productions.

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  • If Butler is Arcade Fire's cerebral anchor – he diplomatically describes his role in the group as "directorial" – then his wife, Régine Chassagne, a Haitian-Canadian who studied medieval classical music for 10 years, is its heart and soul.

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  • The executive authority of the Confederation was vested by turns in the six cantons of Bern, Freiburg, Lucerne, Zürich, Basel and Solothurn, the "directorial" canton being known as the _Vorort_, and its chief magistrate as the _Landammann_, of the Confederation.

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  • But there is something else as well - a kind of directorial "signature" in Bigelow's films.

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  • The English actor makes his directorial debut with a Serbian-set Shakespeare classic.

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