What does vice president mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vice president, V.P.(noun)

    an executive officer ranking immediately below a president; may serve in the president's place under certain circumstances


  1. vice president(Noun)

    A deputy to a president, often empowered to assume the position of president on his death or absence

  2. vice president(Noun)

    An executive in a business in charge of a department or branch

  3. Vice President(Noun)

    The secondary office to the President of the United States, being the first in line of succession to the President, and also acting as presiding officer of the U.S. Senate.

  4. Origin: From vice and president


  1. Vice President

    A vice president is an officer in government or business who is below a president in rank. The name comes from the Latin vice meaning 'in place of'. In some countries, the vice president is called the deputy president. A common colloquial term for the office is vee-pee, deriving from a phonetic interpretation of the abbreviation VP.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vice president in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vice president in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Johnny Carson:

    Democracy means that anyone can grow up to be president, and anyone who doesn't grow up can be vice president.

  2. Alexander Meigs Haig:

    I'm the only American alive or dead who presided unhappily over the removal of a vice president and a president.

  3. Will Rogers:

    The man with the best job in the country is the Vice President. All he has to do is get up every morning and say, 'How's the President'

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    Vice President Biden should have the space and the opportunity to decide what Vice President Biden wants to do, i ’m going to be running for president regardless.

  5. General Omar Nelson Bradley:

    It seems very unfortunate that in order to secure political preference, people are made Vice President who are never intended, neither by party nor by the Lord, to be Presidents.

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