1. [ noun ] (work,business) an executive officer of a firm or corporation
Related terms: corporate_executive preside
2. [ noun ] (politics) the chief executive of a republic
Related terms: head_of_state ex-president finnbogadottir preside
3. [ noun ] (politics) the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government
Synonyms: President_of_the_United_States united_states_president Chief_Executive

"the President likes to jog every morning"

Related terms: head_of_state Lincoln Roosevelt Washington Carter Clinton Grant Cleveland Coolidge Arthur Adams Ike Kennedy Fillmore Pierce Harding Harrison Harrison Hayes Hoover Jackson Jefferson Johnson Johnson Buchanan Madison McKinley Ford Monroe Nixon Garfield Polk Reagan Roosevelt Bush Taft Taylor Truman Tyler Van_Buren Adams Wilson bush executive_branch
4. [ noun ] the head administrative officer of a college or university
Synonyms: prexy
Related terms: academic_administrator preside
5. [ noun ] the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization
Synonyms: chairman chairperson chair chairwoman

"address your remarks to the chairperson"

Related terms: presiding_officer vice_chairman kalon_tripa preside chair
6. [ noun ] (work,politics) the office of the US head of state
Synonyms: Chief_Executive President_of_the_United_States

"a President is elected every four years"

Related terms: presidency preside
7. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 24309
Similar spelling:   preside