prez

noun
\ ˈprez How to pronounce prez (audio) \
variants: or Prez
plural prezes\ ˈpre-​zəz How to pronounce prez (audio) \ or Prezes

Definition of prez

slang
: president … get to go to the White House this week to shake hands and schmooze with the Prez— Steve Wulf Fox's strategy was "smart," concedes NBC Entertainment prez Warren Littlefield …Entertainment Weekly

Examples of prez in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Isn’t this the same prez who was at the White House super-spreader last month, spotted not socially distancing or wearing a mask? Paul Daugherty, The Enquirer, 10 Nov. 2020 It was suggested that Bohn nixed the deal because the USC prez told him he couldn’t hire Urban Meyer to coach football. Paul Daugherty, Cincinnati.com, 7 Nov. 2019 Let’s Get Free The debut album by dead prez, Let’s Get Free, is direct and confrontational. Mark Elibert, Billboard, 23 Feb. 2018 Bet this bully voted for prez Full Diaper- and failed civics class. Washington Post, 11 Jan. 2018 While former allies sprint to the exits and embrace a trillion-dollar renewable energy industry, our prez shows his backside and bets on a dying fossil fuel industry. Anchorage Daily News, 8 Jan. 2018 Kasich dominates in New Hampshire prez poll: Fifty-two percent of likely New Hampshire Republican voters would pick Ohio Gov. John Kasich for president if the 2020 primary were held today, according to a new poll. Jeremy Pelzer, cleveland.com, 9 Aug. 2017 There is, however, a sliver of good news that our deal-maker prez has failed to highlight. Ana Veciana-suarez, miamiherald, 17 July 2017 The sport jumped the pond in 1950 when the Liberal Jaycee prez challenged folks in Olney to an international race. Sol Neelman, WIRED, 21 Feb. 2012

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First Known Use of prez

1686, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for prez

by shortening & alteration

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“Prez.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prez. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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