the person who is next in rank to the president (=has the position immediately below the president) It is important for a president to have complete trust and confidence in her vice-president.
- (US INFORMAL) veepee
- The constitution empowers the vice president to assume the role of president
- There is a possibility of the vice president becoming commander-in-chief of the army.
- Greg was previously the company's Vice President of Product Development.
- She served as vice president for one year.