Definition of micromanager in US English:



  • See micromanage

    • ‘Technology, as useful as it is, has helped to create slaves to perfection and intense micromanagers.’
    • ‘When you find yourself working for a micromanager, you need to start a positive communication campaign.’
    • ‘Jennifer did tell me she's a micromanager, but she let's the family pitch in and help, too.’
    • ‘He's known as a micromanager, who often acts outside and against the advice of his staff.’
    • ‘When the Court sets itself up as a micromanager of policy decisions and provides no clear guidance as to what passes ‘constitutional’ muster and what doesn't, the stakes in any confirmation get higher.’