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noun Informal.
  1. an executive, especially in business.
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Origin of exec

First recorded in 1895–1900; by final shortening
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for execs

administrator, supervisor, official, manager, boss, director, chief, officer, overseer, leader

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  • And since when Execs talk like Sixer when they out of they head?

    But, I Don't Think

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • Ties and suits for the new Kodacell execs in the room, like surfers playing dress-up.


    Cory Doctorow

  • The other execs at Disney World were all amazingly petty, and always worse before the quarterly numbers came out.


    Cory Doctorow

  • Suzanne noted that this bit of news turned both of the Disney execs a little green.


    Cory Doctorow