[eks-prez-i-duh nt]


a former president: ex-president of the company.

Origin of ex-president

An Americanism dating back to 1790–1800
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Contemporary Examples of ex-president

Historical Examples of ex-president

  • Men like the Wilcoxes, or ex-President Roosevelt, would say yes.

    Howards End

    E. M. Forster

  • Manuel Gonzales, ex-president of Mexico, is the governor of the state.

    Aztec Land

    Maturin M. Ballou

  • Our Ex-President, however, has ceased apparently to "wabble."

    Socialism As It Is

    William English Walling

  • He had gathered about him a following, among them an ex-president of the United States.

    The Root of Evil

    Thomas Dixon

  • “B-b-bully,” exclaimed Pepper, adopting the vernacular of an ex-President.