2020欧洲杯时间

Chief Executive

Definitions of Chief Executive
1

n the office of the United States head of state

Synonyms:
President, President of the United States
Type of:
presidency, presidentship
the office and function of president

n the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government

Synonyms:
President, President of the United States, United States President
Examples:
show 43 examples...
hide 43 examples...
President John Adams
2nd President of the United States (1735-1826)
President John Quincy Adams
6th President of the United States; son of John Adams (1767-1848)
Chester Alan Arthur
elected vice president and became 21st President of the United States when Garfield was assassinated (1830-1886)
President Buchanan
15th President of the United States (1791-1868)
George Herbert Walker Bush
vice president under Reagan and 41st President of the United States (born in 1924)
President George W. Bush
43rd President of the United States; son of George Herbert Walker Bush (born in 1946)
James Earl Carter Jr.
39th President of the United States (1924-)
Stephen Grover Cleveland
22nd and 24th President of the United States (1837-1908)
William Jefferson Clinton
42nd President of the United States (1946-)
President Coolidge
elected vice president and succeeded as 30th President of the United States when Harding died in 1923 (1872-1933)
Dwight David Eisenhower
United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961)
President Fillmore
elected vice president and became the 13th President of the United States when Zachary Taylor died in office (1800-1874)
Gerald Rudolph Ford
38th President of the United States; appointed vice president and succeeded Nixon when Nixon resigned (1913-)
James Abraham Garfield
20th President of the United States; assassinated by a frustrated office-seeker (1831-1881)
Ulysses Simpson Grant
18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
Warren Gamaliel Harding
29th President of the United States; two of his appointees were involved in the Teapot Dome scandal (1865-1823)
President William Henry Harrison
9th President of the United States; caught pneumonia during his inauguration and died shortly after (1773-1841)
President Benjamin Harrison
23rd President of the United States (1833-1901)
Rutherford Birchard Hayes
19th President of the United States; his administration removed federal troops from the South and so ended the Reconstruction Period (1822-1893)
Herbert Clark Hoover
31st President of the United States; in 1929 the stock market crashed and the economy collapsed and Hoover was defeated for reelection by Franklin Roosevelt (1874-1964)
Andrew Jackson
7th president of the US; successfully defended New Orleans from the British in 1815; expanded the power of the presidency (1767-1845)
President Jefferson
3rd President of the United States; chief drafter of the Declaration of Independence; made the Louisiana Purchase in 1803 and sent out the Lewis and Clark Expedition to explore it (1743-1826)
President Andrew Johnson
17th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Lincoln when Lincoln was assassinated; was impeached but acquitted by one vote (1808-1875)
President Lyndon Johnson
36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)
President John F. Kennedy
35th President of the United States; established the Peace Corps; assassinated in Dallas (1917-1963)
President Abraham Lincoln
16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
President Madison
4th President of the United States; member of the Continental Congress and rapporteur at the Constitutional Convention in 1776; helped frame the Bill of Rights (1751-1836)
President McKinley
25th President of the United States; was assassinated by an anarchist (1843-1901)
President Monroe
5th President of the United States; author of the Monroe Doctrine (1758-1831)
Richard Milhous Nixon
vice president under Eisenhower and 37th President of the United States; resigned after the Watergate scandal in 1974 (1913-1994)
President Pierce
14th President of the United States (1804-1869)
James Knox Polk
11th President of the United States; his expansionism led to the Mexican War and the annexation of California and much of the southwest (1795-1849)
Ronald Wilson Reagan
40th President of the United States (1911-2004)
President Theodore Roosevelt
26th President of the United States; hero of the Spanish-American War; Panama Canal was built during his administration
President Franklin Roosevelt
32nd President of the United States; elected four times; instituted New Deal to counter the Great Depression and led country during World War II (1882-1945)
William Howard Taft
27th President of the United States and later chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1857-1930)
President Taylor
12th President of the United States; died in office (1784-1850)
President Truman
elected vice president in Roosevelt's 4th term; became 33rd President of the United States on Roosevelt's death in 1945 and was elected President in 1948; authorized the use of atomic bombs against Japan (1884-1972)
President Tyler
elected vice president and became the 10th President of the United States when Harrison died (1790-1862)
President Van Buren
8th President of the United States (1782-1862)
President Washington
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution (1732-1799)
Thomas Woodrow Wilson
28th President of the United States; led the United States in World War I and secured the formation of the League of Nations (1856-1924)
President Barack Obama
44th President of the United States (1961-)
Type of:
chief of state, head of state
the chief public representative of a country who may also be the head of government

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, sheffieldwind.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.