A person who tries to manage even the smallest details of other people's lives; someone who indulges in an extreme form of nannying.
"I can't believe it: he just told me that I should never have more than six paperclips on my desk at one time!" "Yea, he's a real nanomanager."
by ring-tailed roarer December 29, 2008
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A boss that is an order of magnitude worse than a micromanager.
I could totally complete that project on my own in half the time by my supervisor is such a nanomanager that he has to be involved and make things more complicated.
by Katie Tesla December 12, 2008