What does vice president mean?

Definitions for vice presidentvaɪs

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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. Dick Harpootlian:

    Unless Vice President Biden gets in.

  2. Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley:

    Vice President Biden is a very, very good man.

  3. Lawrence Lessig:

    If I win, I would have a vice president and they could be president very quickly.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    I just want the vice president to decide to do what's right for him and his family.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    I just want the vice president to decide to do what’s right for him and his family.

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