Definition of CEO in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌsēˌēˈō/


A chief executive officer, the highest-ranking person in a company or other institution, ultimately responsible for making managerial decisions.
Example sentences
  • On Friday, the 48-year-old father of two will become the CEO of Warner Bros.
  • The CEO of a local hospital told CNN they were expecting at least 100 people with injuries.
  • She has dreams of becoming a CEO of a major corporation one day.

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Syllabification: CEO

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