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Definition of President

President

  1. Precedent.
  2. Occupying the first rank or chief place; having the highest authority; presiding.
  3. One who is elected or appointed to preside; a presiding officer, as of a legislative body.
  4. The chief officer of a corporation, company, institution, society, or the like.
  5. The chief executive officer of the government in certain republics; as, the president of the United States.
  6. A protector; a guardian; a presiding genius.

President Quotations

Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

In the 20th century, the United States endured two world wars and other traumatic and expensive military conflicts; the Depression; a dozen or so recessions and financial panics; oil shocks; a flu epidemic; and the resignation of a disgraced president. Yet the Dow rose from 66 to 11,497.
Warren Buffett

The message that President Obama delivered in his speech at Notre Dame was: morality is immoral. Pro-life is the extremist position, not a moral position. Yet we should compromise and work to reduce abortions. Where's the compromise between life and death - and why work to reduce the number of them occurring if there's nothing wrong with them?
Rush Limbaugh

The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.
Albert Ellis

When the President does it, that means that it's not illegal.
Richard M. Nixon
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President Translations

president in Afrikaans is voorsitter
president in Dutch is voorzitter, praeses, president, preses
president in Finnish is puhemies
president in Italian is presidente
president in Portuguese is presidente
president in Spanish is presidente
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