company man


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company man

n.
A man whose primary allegiance is to his employer.

company man

n
an employee who puts allegiance to the company for which he works above personal opinion or friendship

com′pany man`


n.
an employee whose allegiance to his employer comes before personal beliefs or loyalty to fellow workers.
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Noun1.company man - an employee whose first loyalty is to the company rather than to fellow workerscompany man - an employee whose first loyalty is to the company rather than to fellow workers
employee - a worker who is hired to perform a job
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Marr is what i call a "company man" (very loyal to his employer) and offered little in defence of the bias tag levelled at him and his beloved BBC.
The shortlist for this year's Man Booker Prize, sponsored by investment company Man Group, was announced on Wednesday.
He added: "I am not a company man. I am the company."
The author has organized the main body of his text in five chapters devoted to corruption and the impeachment of Warren Hastings, India as a test case for the Civil Service, representations of the working conditions in Company India, corporate culture in post-Company India, and the unmaking of a Company man in Rudyard KiplingAEs Kim.
The delegation also visited the company MAN Diesel & Turbo Shweiz AG, which is the world's leading company for the production of the compressors for the use in the development of oil and gas deposits on the sea.
Speaking at the event was Iain McCallister, managing director and founder of privately-owned security company MAN Commercial Protection.
With Louis left to remind us to vote (good company man Louis,why do you think he's still a judge?) and Cheryl trying to be Britain's sweetheart but realising when her ablum bombed we don't actually like her, it was left to Mel B to be the only judge to tell it like it is.
And now - having always been seen as the company man - Hodgson can scarcely conceal his contempt for the decision to allow two NFL teams to churn up Wembley less than a week before a European Championship qualifying game.
|"I know, though, that while Cooky is a nice man, he is also a company man. A safe pair of hands; he won't rock the boat."
The festival will feature seven films including Company Man, Hide and Seek, Hwayi, King of Pigs, All About My Wife, Man on the Edge and My Paparotti.
John Rizzo, who was a lawyer for the intelligence agency for 33 years, has written a tell-all book called Company Man: Thirty Years of Controversy and Crisis in the CIA.
In Company Man: Thirty Years of Controversy and Crisis in the CIA (Scribner), Rizzo writes that "lawyers are generally lousy at taking polygraph exams."