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vice president

noun

Simple Definition of vice president

  • : a person whose rank is just below that of the president of a country, business, etc.

Full Definition of vice president

  1. 1 :  an officer next in rank to a president and usually empowered to serve as president in that officer's absence or disability

  2. 2 :  any of several officers serving as a president's deputies in charge of particular locations or functions

vice presidential adjective

Examples of vice president

  1. He became the Vice President of the United States.

  2. the company's executive vice-president of sales



1540

First Known Use of vice president

1540


VICE PRESIDENT Defined for Kids

vice president

noun vice pres·i·dent \ˈvīs-ˈpre-zə-dənt\

Definition of vice president

  1. :  an official (as of a government) whose rank is next below that of the president and who takes the place of the president when necessary





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