Definition of chief executive
: a principal executive: as a : the president of a republic b : the governor of a state c : ceo
Examples of chief executive in a sentence
The President is the chief executive of the U.S.
First Known Use of chief executive
CHIEF EXECUTIVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of chief executive for English Language Learners
: the president of a country
: the governor of a U.S. state
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