a secretary with independent administrative responsibilities who assists an executive in a business firm.
an official who directs the business operations of an organization, especially a nonprofit one.
noun, Government. 1. a session, generally closed to the public, of a legislative body or its leaders. noun (US, government) 1. a session of the Senate for the discussion of executive business, such as the ratification of treaties: formerly held in secret
- Executive summary
noun an overview of the main points of a business plan or proposal
- Executive toy
noun a desk accessory or gadget intended to amuse or entertain the owner or impress visitors Usage Note informal
[ig-zek-yuh-ter or for 1, ek-si-kyoo-ter] /ɪgˈzɛk yə tər or for 1, ˈɛk sɪˌkyu tər/ noun 1. a person who , carries out, or performs some duty, job, assignment, artistic work, etc. 2. Law. a person named in a decedent’s will to carry out the provisions of that will. /ɪɡˈzɛkjʊtə/ noun 1. (law) a person appointed […]