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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun executive:

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Definition of the noun executive

What does executive mean as a name of something?

Executive is one of the top 1000 most common nouns in the English language.

noun - plural: executives

  1. a person responsible for the administration of a business
  2. persons who administer the law
  3. someone who manages a government agency or department

Alternative definition of the noun executive

noun

  1. A title of a chief officer or administrator, especially one who can make significant decisions on her/his own authority.
  2. That branch of government which is responsible for enforcing laws and judicial decisions, and for the day-to-day administration of the state.

Definition of the adjective executive

What does executive mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more executive / most executive

  1. having the function of carrying out plans or orders etc.

Alternative definition of the adjective executive

adjective

  1. Designed or fitted for execution, or carrying into effect.
  2. Of, pertaining to, or having responsibility for the day-to-day running of an organisation, business, country, etc.; as, an executive act, an executive officer, executive government.

Characters

  1. Executive is a fictional character from the 2012 film Upside Down.
  2. The Executive is a fictional character from the 2006 film The Ex.
  3. Executive is a fictional character to the 2011 film This Is Not a Movie.
  4. Executive is a fictional character from the film BearCity.
  5. Executive is a fictional character from the 2008 film Diary of a Nymphomaniac.
  6. Executive is a fictional character from the film "Syrup.
  7. Executive is a fictional character from the film "Syrup.
  8. Executive is a fictional character from the 2004 film 19 at 11.
  9. Executive is a fictional character from the 2001 thriller film The Order.
  10. Executive is a fictional character in the 2008 film Living Proof.
  11. Executive is a fictional character from the 1980 film Cannibal Holocaust.
  12. Executive is a fictional character in Don't Go in the Woods.
  13. Executive is a fictional character from the 1974 film Petersen.
  14. Executive is a fictional character from the 2009 film The Lower Circle.
  15. Executive is a fictional character from the 1995 film Jade.
  16. Executive is a fictional character from the 2012 film Death Race: Inferno.
  17. Executive is a fictional character from the 2007 film Michael Clayton.
  18. Executive is a fictional character from the 2006 film The Heart Specialist.
  19. Executive is a fictional character from the 2013 film Straight A’s.
  20. Executive is a fictional character from the 2005 film Bluffmaster.
  21. Executive is a fictional character from the 1981 film Arthur.
  22. Executive is a fictional character from the 2009 film Duplicity.
  23. Executive is a fictional character from the 1995 film Jade.
  24. Executive is a fictional character from the 1960 film Let's Make Love.
  25. Executive is a fictional character from the 1991 film Strangers.
  26. Executive is a fictional character from the 1995 film Batman Forever.
  27. Executive is a fictional character from the 2013 film Dear Secret Santa.
  28. Executive is a fictional character from the anime TV series D.I.C.E.
  29. Executive is a fictional character from the 2007 film Brutal Massacre: A Comedy.
  30. Executive is a fictional character from the 2009 film The Invisible Life of Thomas Lynch.
  31. Executive is a fictional character from the 1987 film Fatal Attraction.
  32. Executive is a fictional character from the 2000 film Timecode.
  33. Executive is a fictional character from the 2013 film Patch Town.
  34. Executive is a fictional film character.
  35. Executive is a fictional film character.
  36. Executive is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Executive Chef, Chief Executive, Account executive, Executive officer, Business executive, Executive director, Corporate executive, Executive Secretary, Marketing Executive, Chief Executive Officer.

Writings

"Executive" is a book published in 1985 that was written by Piers Anthony.

  • language: English Language
  • released in (30 years ago)

Artwork

"Executive" is an artwork by Duane Hanson.

Miscellanea

  1. Executive is a profession.
  2. Executive is a film job.
  3. Executive is an aircraft type.
  4. Executive is a job title.

Phrases with Executive

Phrases starting with the word Executive:

  1. Executive order
  2. executive agency
  3. executive branch
  4. executive council
  5. Executive Mansion
  6. executive officer
  7. executive program
  8. executive routine
  9. executive session
  10. executive clemency
  11. executive director
  12. Executive producer
  13. Executive Committee
  14. executive secretary
  15. executive department

Phrases ending with the word Executive:

  1. top executive
  2. Chief Executive
  3. account executive
  4. business executive
  5. corporate executive

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Executive

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Google previewInternational Dictionary of Public Management and Governance (2015)

by Gambhir Bhatta

Executive federalism: A federal process that is characterized by extensive federalstate/provincial interactions at the senior executive level of each jurisdiction (for example, in Canada, this could be ...

Google previewBailliere's Nurses' Dictionary - E-Book (2014)

for Nurses and Healthcare Workers by Barbara F. Weller

Health and Safety Commission and Health and Safety Executive The Act also established the Health and Safety Commission and the Health and Safety Executive. The role of the Commission is to advise the appropriate ministers on the need ...

Google previewThe Dictionary Of Public Policy And Administration (2004)

by Jay Shafritz

EXECUTIVE ORDER 10925 military and naval forces of the United States and called for an end to racial discrimination in all...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Business Management (1999)

by David A. Statt

chief executive officer 23 centralization The policy and process of trying to run everything in an ORGANIZATION from one central point. certification The process of obtaining an official document to satisfy some institutional requirement.

Google previewThe AMA Dictionary of Business and Management (2013)

by George Thomas Kurian

Corner office Executive suite in a corporate oflice reserved for the top-echelon personnel. Corpocracy Corporate bureaucracy. Corporate anorexia Malaise that affects a business after a severe DowNsIzING and period of cost cutting.

Google previewThe Presidential-Congressional Political Dictionary (2007)

by Jeffrey M. Elliot, Sheikh R. Ali

As chief executive, the president is responsible for appointing all heads of executive departments and agencies, undersecretaries and assistant secretaries, members of regulatory commissions, foreign ambassadors, and federal judges.

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology (2017)

by Amy Wenzel

Rating scales may be used for both children and adults to measure executive function skills. For children, parent or teacher reports assess behavioral regulation, organization, time management, motivation, and problem-solving skills. Common ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of applied psychology (2004)

A-E by Charles Donald Spielberger

and implement executive selection and development approaches. Others would arguethat while theexecutive role is very complex, there are some fundamental performance areas that do apply to a wide range of executives and business ...

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Video language resources about Executive

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View more videos about The Executive, Chief Executive, Executive order, Executive Action, Executive Branch, Executive search, Account executive, Executive Mansion, Executive producer, Corporate executive, and Executive Ego Function.

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Quotes about Executive

Let me tell you about being executive producer. It is not a job, it's a title. Don't go around asking executive producers what they do because they don't do anything, alright? (Morgan Freeman)
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Scrabble value of E1X8E1C3U1T1I1V4E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 21 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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