(--- Nautical) The chief engineer of a ship.
A leader, chief, or overseer
A bell captain.
A person or thing that leads; directing, commanding, or guiding head, as of a group or activity
(Slang) A person in charge; leader; chief
A man who owns a pack of hounds or is the chief officer of a hunt.
A person who leads, rules, or is in charge; a leader, chief, or director:
The definition of a director is someone who oversees a job or project.
Find another word for chieftains. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for chieftains, like: chiefs, headmen, captains, leaders, honchos, masters, head, directors and bosses.