Definition of main office in English:

main office


  • The principal office of an organization constituting the centre for administration and policymaking.

    ‘the corporation has its main office in California’
    • ‘if she's going to keep her job they have to transfer her to the main office.’
    • ‘The company has announced the appointment of two new managers in its Edinburgh main office.’
    • ‘South Lakeland District Council's main office will be closed to the public between the hours of 8am and 12 noon on 14 January.’
    • ‘The company I work for was immediately relocated to the main offices in midtown.’
    • ‘We have phoned the main office and we haven't got anywhere.’
    • ‘A global survey of 237 senior executives showed that a bare majority of employees are expected to work from the main office by 2005.’
    • ‘After the exhibition in Amesbury, the model and boards will be displayed in the council's main office in Salisbury.’
    • ‘The firm has its HQ in Hemel Hempstead and main offices in the UK, France and Italy.’
    • ‘Just last week, a customer stopped me on the street and asked me how to reach our main office by subway.’
    • ‘A branch office might be worth its weight in gold during an emergency that closes the main office.’