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English noun: president

1. president (person) an executive officer of a firm or corporation

Broader (hypernym)business executive, corporate executive

2. President (person) the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government

SamplesThe President likes to jog every morning.

SynonymsChief Executive, President of the United States, United States President

Broader (hypernym)chief of state, head of state

Instance hyponymAbraham Lincoln, Adams, Adams, Andrew Jackson, Andrew Johnson, Arthur, Benjamin Harrison, Bill Clinton, Buchanan, Bush, Bush, Calvin Coolidge, Carter, Chester A. Arthur, Chester Alan Arthur, Cleveland, Clinton, Coolidge, Dubya, Dubyuh, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Dwight David Eisenhower, Dwight Eisenhower, Eisenhower, F. D. Roosevelt, FDR, Fillmore, Ford, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Franklin Pierce, Franklin Roosevelt, Garfield, George Bush, George Bush, George H.W. Bush, George Herbert Walker Bush, George W. Bush, George Walker Bush, George Washington, Gerald Ford, Gerald R. Ford, Gerald Rudolph Ford, Grant, Grover Cleveland, Harding, Harrison, Harrison, Harry S Truman, Harry Truman, Hayes, Herbert Clark Hoover, Herbert Hoover, Hiram Ulysses Grant, Hoover, Ike, Jack Kennedy, Jackson, James A. Garfield, James Abraham Garfield, James Buchanan, James Earl Carter, James Earl Carter Jr., James Garfield, James K. Polk, James Knox Polk, James Madison, James Monroe, James Polk, Jefferson, JFK, Jimmy Carter, John Adams, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, John Quincy Adams, John Tyler, Johnson, Johnson, Kennedy, LBJ, Lincoln, Lyndon Baines Johnson, Lyndon Johnson, Madison, Martin Van Buren, McKinley, Millard Fillmore, Monroe, Nixon, Old Hickory, Pierce, Polk, President Abraham Lincoln, President Adams, President Adams, President Andrew Johnson, President Arthur, President Benjamin Harrison, President Buchanan, President Bush, President Bush, President Carter, President Cleveland, President Clinton, President Coolidge, President Eisenhower, President Fillmore, President Ford, President Franklin Roosevelt, President Garfield, President George W. Bush, President Grant, President Harding, President Harrison, President Harrison, President Hayes, President Hoover, President Jefferson, President John Adams, President John F. Kennedy, President John Quincy Adams, President Johnson, President Johnson, President Kennedy, President Lincoln, President Lyndon Johnson, President Madison, President McKinley, President Monroe, President Nixon, President Pierce, President Polk, President Reagan, President Roosevelt, President Roosevelt, President Taft, President Taylor, President Theodore Roosevelt, President Truman, President Tyler, President Van Buren, President Washington, President William Henry Harrison, President Wilson, Reagan, Richard M. Nixon, Richard Milhous Nixon, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Ronald Wilson Reagan, Roosevelt, Roosevelt, Rutherford B. Hayes, Rutherford Birchard Hayes, Stephen Grover Cleveland, Taft, Taylor, Theodore Roosevelt, Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Woodrow Wilson, Truman, Tyler, Ulysses Grant, Ulysses S. Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant, Van Buren, Warren Gamaliel Harding, Warren Harding, Washington, William Henry Harrison, William Howard Taft, William Jefferson Clinton, William McKinley, Wilson, Woodrow Wilson, Zachary Taylor

Part meronymexecutive branch, Executive Office of the President

3. president (person) the chief executive of a republic

Broader (hypernym)chief of state, head of state

Narrower (hyponym)ex-president

Instance hyponymFinnbogadottir, Vigdis Finnbogadottir

4. president (person) the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization

SamplesAddress your remarks to the chairperson.

Synonymschair, chairman, chairperson, chairwoman

Broader (hypernym)presiding officer

Narrower (hyponym)Kalon Tripa, vice chairman

5. president (person) the head administrative officer of a college or university


Broader (hypernym)academic administrator

6. President (act) the office of the United States head of state

SamplesA President is elected every four years.

SynonymsChief Executive, President of the United States

Broader (hypernym)presidency, presidentship

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