the president of the United States.
(lowercase) the governor of a U.S. state.
(lowercase) the head of a government.
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What does “yare” mean?
Origin of Chief Executive
An Americanism dating back to 1825–35
Words nearby Chief Executive
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British Dictionary definitions for Chief Executive
the person with overall responsibility for the efficient running of a company, organization, etc
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