Associations to the word «Executive»

Wiktionary

EXECUTIVE, adjective. Designed or fitted for execution, or carrying into effect.
EXECUTIVE, adjective. 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.
EXECUTIVE, noun. A title of a chief officer or administrator, especially one who can make significant decisions on her/his own authority.
EXECUTIVE, noun. That branch of government which is responsible for enforcing laws and judicial decisions, and for the day-to-day administration of the state.
EXECUTIVE BRANCH, noun. The branch of government that oversees the carrying out of the laws
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE, noun. (management) A subcommittee of a board auhorized to make some decisions on behalf of the entire board.
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE, noun. (government) (politics) (Quebec) the equivalent of the cabinet of ministers for a city government, serving the mayor.
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEES, noun. Plural of executive committee
EXECUTIVE EGO FUNCTION, noun. (psychology) The management of mental processes by the ego in order to meet an individual's needs
EXECUTIVE EGO FUNCTIONS, noun. Plural of executive ego function
EXECUTIVE FUNCTION, noun. Any of the higher mental functions that manage cognitive processes.
EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONS, noun. Plural of executive function
EXECUTIVE MANSION, noun. Any ostentatious or pretentious home.
EXECUTIVE MANSION, noun. The White House.
EXECUTIVE OFFICER, noun. Second in command of a military unit or ship
EXECUTIVE OFFICERS, noun. Plural of executive officer
EXECUTIVE ORDER, noun. (chiefly US) A legally enforceable order, decree, or regulation issued on the authority of the head of the executive branch of government.
EXECUTIVE PRODUCE, verb. To act as executive producer.
EXECUTIVE PRODUCED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of executive produce
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, noun. (US) An employment title, of varying meaning, common in entertainment, computing and many other industries; often a person in charge of other producers.
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS, noun. Plural of executive producer
EXECUTIVE PRODUCES, verb. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of executive produce
EXECUTIVE PRODUCING, verb. Present participle of executive produce
EXECUTIVE SUMMARIES, noun. Plural of executive summary
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY, noun. (business) A document that summarizes all the reports of a company in a readable fashion.

Dictionary definition

EXECUTIVE, noun. A person responsible for the administration of a business.
EXECUTIVE, noun. Persons who administer the law.
EXECUTIVE, noun. Someone who manages a government agency or department.
EXECUTIVE, adjective. Having the function of carrying out plans or orders etc.; "the executive branch".

Wise words

Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.
Charles de Gaulle