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PRESIDE

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does preside mean? 

PRESIDE (verb)
  The verb PRESIDE has 1 sense:

1. act as president

  Familiarity information: PRESIDE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PRESIDE (verb)


Sense 1preside [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Act as president

Classified under:

Verbs of political and social activities and events

Context example:

preside over companies and corporations

Hypernyms (to "preside" is one way to...):

command; control (exercise authoritative control or power over)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s PP


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