organiser organiser

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who enlists workers to join a union
  2. (n) a person who brings order and organization to an enterprise
  3. (n) a lightweight consumer electronic device that looks like a hand-held computer but instead performs specific tasks; can serve as a diary or a personal database or a telephone or an alarm clock etc.

Usage(s):

  • Its counsel: Aaron Sapiro, famed co-operative organiser who sued Henry Ford for libel.

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Quotes

  1. Responding to criticism that her time as a small-town mayor in Alaska did not qualify her for the vice-presidential spot, Ms Palin said: "Let me explain to them what the job involves. I guess a small-town mayor is sort of like a community organiser,...
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: Sarah Palin Source: The Australian

  2. At a press conference at Wembley Stadium, Gallagher said: "When Michael Eavis (Glastonbury organiser) reads about this, he will s*** himself. I wouldn't bother (playing there again). This is where it is going to be at next summer. Glastonbury...
    on Oct 17, 2008 By: Noel Gallagher Source: Scotsman

  3. "I don't know the situation, if it's injury or whatever it is. But it's just...... it just seemed really weird. When you get a sponsor invite, I think you have some responsibilities to the sponsor, to the organiser, and I can tell you that from...
    on Jun 6, 2007 By: Annika Sörenstam Source: Independent Online

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