What is president?

  • (noun): An executive officer of a firm or corporation.
    See also — Additional definitions below

President

A president is a leader of an organization, company, club, trade union, university, country, a division or part of any of these, or, more generally, anything else.

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1944 Generaloberst Ludwig Beck (Army) – President Carl Friedrich Goerdeler (DNVP) – Chancellor Wilhelm Leuschner (SPD) – Vice-Chancellor Paul Löbe (SPD) – President of the ...
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... The current president is Zheng Xiaojing (郑晓静). ...
United States Presidential Election, 1996
... was a contest between the Democratic national ticket of President Bill Clinton from Arkansas and Vice President Al Gore from Tennessee and the Republican national ticket of former ... On November 5, 1996, President Clinton went on to win re-election with a substantial margin in the popular vote and electoral college ...
1960 - Events - September
... The Congolese president, Joseph Kasavubu, fires Patrice Lumumba's entire government, and also places Lumumba under house arrest ... President Dwight D. 26 – The leading candidates for President of the United States, Richard Nixon and John F ...

More definitions of "president":

  • (noun): The head administrative officer of a college or university.
    Synonyms: prexy
  • (noun): The chief executive of a republic.

Famous quotes containing the word president:

    I am not liked as a President by the politicians in office, in the press, or in Congress. But I am content to abide the judgment—the sober second thought—of the people.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    It appears to be a matter of national pride that the President is to have more mud, and blacker mud, and filthier mud in front of his door than any other man can afford.
    Jane Grey Swisshelm (1815–1884)

    Senator Albert B. Fall: “We have been praying for you, Sir.” President Wilson: “Which way, Senator?”
    Woodrow Wilson (1856–1924)