President

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Definition

a president: a leader of a republic, a country; the highest position of an organization; CEO, chief executive officer
noun

the presidency: the position of president; the duration of a president's term in office
noun

Examples

  • "I apologize for being in America during my first week as European president."
  • "Jean : First of all, I am very happy that you are the president."
  • "Bruno : Listen, Brian, I'm sorry but we both agreed, if I let you become president of Europe AND keep your job at Delavigne, you would need to be willing to make some sacrifices."
  • "President Jones cuts a dashing figure with his beehive hairdo, sharp three-piece suit and the small purse (or ‘man bag') he keeps on hand for his boss."
  • "I'm the president of Europe, not America!"
  • "I was wondering if you could perhaps use your political influence, as the president of Europe to, er, pull a few strings?"
  • "Can a president truly be effective when he has to walk a small dog twice a day?"
  • "A president can't use his power to further his own interests, or the interests of his family or friends or even the man he's madly in love with."
  • "Icarus : I was president of the French club in high school."
  • "It seems that the new European president serves two masters: the people of the old continent as well as Delavigne, his employer for the past decade."

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