prexy

play
noun \ˈprek-sē\
variants: or less commonly

prex

play \ˈpreks\

Definition of prexy

plural

prexies

also

prexes

slang

  1. :  president —used chiefly of a college president

Origin and Etymology of prexy

prexy from prex, by shortening & alteration from president


First Known Use: 1828

Learn More about prexy


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up prexy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to criticize severely

Get Word of the Day daily email!