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superintendent
used in Nineteen Minutes

6 uses
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Definition
a person who directs and manages an organization — such as a school district

or:

a caretaker of a building — such as an apartment building
  • We're in talks with the superintendent's office in Lebanon, to see if we can use one of their empty schools.
    Part 1 (49% in)
  • She didn't know how the superintendent and the principal expected everyone to act-and they would all be doing that: acting-because to feel anything real would be devastating.
    Part 1 (53% in)
  • He was dragged down the hall to the superintendent's office.
    Part 1 (91% in)
  • He sat hunched in a chair, with a guard watching him breathe, until the superintendent came in.
    Part 1 (91% in)
  • But as it turned out-not that he was about to tell the superintendent this-he didn't much like himself, either.
    Part 1 (91% in)
  • The superintendent started to talk about disciplinary action; how this could affect him in the event of a conviction, what few privileges were left to be taken away.
    Part 1 (91% in)

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