Definition of exec in English:


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Pronunciation: /ɪɡˈzɛk
, ɛɡ-/


An executive: top Hollywood execs
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  • In the past, they say, he has held on to top execs long after they needed to be replaced.
  • It was all part of some pre-dinner entertainment for a group of top execs and managers from a large retail chain.
  • Six of the top 10 earning chief execs in the US run IT companies, according to Forbes.


late 19th century: abbreviation.

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