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English definition of “executive”

executive

adjective [before noun]     /ɪɡˈzek.jʊ.tɪv/ US  /-jə.t̬ɪv/
C1 relating to making decisions and managing businesses , or suitable for people with important jobs in business : His executive skills will be very useful to the company . executive cars an executive suite Bosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other peopleJobs, careers and professionsWorkingExpensive and luxuriousCosting too much
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