?

Log in

No account? Create an account

Previous Entry | Next Entry

Word of the Day 2/17/14 President

President (noun)
pres·i·dent [prez-i-duhnt]


noun
1. (often initial capital letter) the highest executive officer of a modern republic, as the Chief Executive of the United States.
2. an officer appointed or elected to preside over an organized body of persons.
3. the chief officer of a college, university, society, corporation, etc.
4. a person who presides.

Can be confused: precedence, precedents

Origin: 1325–75; Middle English < Latin praesident- (stem of praesidēns ), noun use of present participle of praesidēre to preside, govern; see -ent

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.

Comments

( 1 comment — Leave a comment )
wanderlustlover
Feb. 24th, 2014 01:46 pm (UTC)
A Flash of Light [H50; Steve, Danny, Five-0]

Edited at 2014-02-24 01:46 pm (UTC)
( 1 comment — Leave a comment )

Profile

Little comm. that could
1_million_words
One Million Words

Tags

Latest Month

June 2019
S M T W T F S
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
Powered by LiveJournal.com
Designed by Tiffany Chow