What does the word editor mean?

Usage examples for editor

  1. " I'm afraid in that case you had better write to the Editor and make an appointment. – Fortitude by Hugh Walpole
  2. The editor thought not. – The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  3. " No, the editor wouldn't take it," she answered briefly. – Anne Of The Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery