how to pronounce president


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president is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of president in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of president


  1. Primary leader of a corporation. Not to be confused with CEO, which is a related but separate position that is sometimes held by a different person.
  2. A person presiding over a meeting, chair, presiding officer, presider.
  3. Obsolete form of precedent.
  4. An honorific for the head of state of a republic; see president (definition 1).
  5. The head of state of a republic.
  6. In presidential republics, the head of government and head of state.


  1. Occupying the first rank or chief place; having the highest authority; presiding.

president frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word president occurs in english on average 131.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics president can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that president can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with president


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