chief executive

noun

Definition of chief executive

  1. :  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

  1. The President is the chief executive of the U.S.

1793

First Known Use of chief executive

1793


CHIEF EXECUTIVE Defined for English Language Learners

chief executive

noun

Definition of chief executive for English Language Learners

  • : the president of a country

  • : the governor of a U.S. state


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