act as president
"preside over companies and corporations"
To act as president or chairperson.
To exercise authority or control, oversit.
To be a featured solo performer.
Origin: From presider, from praesidere, from pre- + .
to be set, or to sit, in the place of authority; to occupy the place of president, chairman, moderator, director, etc.; to direct, control, and regulate, as chief officer; as, to preside at a public meeting; to preside over the senate
to exercise superintendence; to watch over
Origin: [L. praesidere; prae before + sedere to sit: cf. F. prsider. See Sit.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
prē-zīd′, v.i. to direct or control, esp. at a meeting: to superintend.—ns. Pres′idency, the office of a president, or his dignity, term of office, jurisdiction, or residence: a division of British India, as the Presidency of Bengal; Pres′ident, one who presides over a meeting: a chairman: the chief officer of a college, institution, &c.: an officer elected from time to time, as chief ruler of a republic—also adj. (Milt.).—n.fem. Pres′identess.—adj. Presiden′tial, presiding over: pertaining to a president.—n. Pres′identship.—Lord President, the presiding judge of the Court of Session in Scotland; Lord President of the Council, a member of the House of Lords who presides over the privy council, with especial charge of education, sanitation, &c. [Fr. présider—L. præsidēre—præ, before, sedēre, to sit.]
The numerical value of preside in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of preside in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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