Definition of chef d'equipe in English:

chef d'equipe

(also chef d'équipe)

noun

  • 1In French-speaking contexts: a foreman or leader of a group or team of people. Now rare.

  • 2The person in charge of an equestrian team.

Origin

Early 20th century. From French chef d'équipe from chef + de + équipe.

Pronunciation

chef d'equipe

/ˌʃɛf dɛˈkiːp/