vice president Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “vice president” in the English Dictionary

"vice president" in British English

See all translations

vice presidentnoun [C]

uk   /ˌvaɪs ˈprez.ɪ.dənt/  us   /ˌvaɪs ˈprez.ɪ.dənt/
(Definition of vice president from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"vice president" in American English

See all translations

vice presidentnoun [C]

 us   /ˈvɑɪs ˈprez·ɪ·dənt/ (abbreviation VP)
the elected official immediately below the president who is elected with the president every four years
A vice president is also a high-ranking employee in a company, usually one of several, in charge of a particular department: This is Jeff Walton, our VP of Finance.
(Definition of vice president from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"vice president" in Business English

See all translations

vice presidentnoun [C]

uk   us   (also vice-president)
US (abbreviation VP) HR someone in charge of one of the main parts of an organization: She's vice-president of Sales and Marketing of the publisher's New York division.
US (abbreviation VP) GOVERNMENT, POLITICS the politician directly below the president of the US
(Definition of vice president from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of vice president?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“vice president” in Business English

More meanings of “vice president”

A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

galaxy

one of the independent groups of stars in the universe

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More