the Oval Office

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Oval Office

: the office of the U.S. President in the White House

Word by Word Definitions

oval play
  1. : an oval figure or object

  2. : a racetrack in the shape of an oval or a rectangle having rounded corners

  1. : having the shape of an egg

office play
  1. : a special duty, charge, or position conferred by an exercise of governmental authority and for a public purpose : a position of authority to exercise a public function and to receive whatever emoluments may belong to it

  2. : a position of responsibility or some degree of executive authority

  3. : a prescribed form or service of worship


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