Share this entry
prexy Line breaks: prexy
Pronunciation: /ˈprɛksi/
(also prex)

Definition of prexy in English:

noun (plural prexies)

US informal
A president, especially the president of a college or society.
Example sentences
  • Except Carlow College's prexy Sister Grace Ann Geibel put this one together on Monday at Palumbo Hall on campus… and just try saying no to her.
  • But just try saying no to their daughter, Katherine Freyvogel, prexy of OCHS and the project's divining light.


Early 19th century (as prex): college slang.

Definition of prexy in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources