(comparative more presidentially, superlative most presidentially)
- In a presidential way.
Variant of president
- ☆ the highest executive officer of a company, society, university, club, etc.
- the chief executive of a republic having no prime minister
- in parliamentary governments, the formal head, usually the presiding member of the legislative assembly or council
- any presiding officer
Origin of presidentMiddle English ; from Middle French ; from Classical Latin praesidens ; from present participle of praesidere: see preside