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監督, かんとく

  • kantoku
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • supervision
  • control
  • superintendence
  • direction

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • director
  • superintendent
  • supervisor
  • coach
  • foreman
  • manager
  • overseer
  • controller
  • boss

Examples of 監督,かんとく in a Sentence

It was annoying, as the manager took his team to a near-miss in the tournament.
The Representative Director supervises Directors' performance of duties.
We were made to practice three hours a day by the manager.
は伊丹監督全ての映画好きです
I like all films that Juzo Itami directs.
I spent three years looking for a good director, but couldn't find one.
その警察監督のもとにある
The shop is kept under police supervision.
そのチーム監督突然やめた
The manager of the team quit suddenly.
48歳の川勝良一監督ことし6月福岡引き継いが、46歳の松田監督とは因縁浅からぬ関係
The 48-year-old Ryouichi Kawakatsu took over as coach at Fukuoka in June this year, but his fate is closely linked with that of 46-year-old Matsuda.
48歳の川勝良一監督ことし6月福岡引き継いが、46歳の松田監督とは因縁浅からぬ関係
The 48-year-old Ryouichi Kawakatsu took over as coach at Fukuoka in June this year, but his fate is closely linked with that of 46-year-old Matsuda.
She was heard to criticize the manager.

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