When old Bulow died the business was incorporated by the heirs, and then this fellow shows up with a big say, executively.
A monarchic form may be executively more efficient than a democratic form; a despotic form may be more efficient than either.
Politics, to be executively right, must have a unity of means and time, and a defect in either overthrows the whole.
Nor excommunicate by sentence (but only executively agree to avoid the notoriously impenitent).
executively he is responsible and he is backed by his naval associates.
mid-15c., "performed, carried out;" 1640s, "of the branch of government that carries out the laws," from Middle French executif, from Latin executivus, from past participle stem of exequi (see execution). The noun in this sense is from 1776, as a branch of government. Meaning "businessman" is 1902 in American English. Executive privilege is attested by 1805, American English.
Stylish; luxurious; costly; posh: executive housing/ executive bus/ executive class (1970s+)