Definitions of presidentship

  1. the office and function of president; "Andrew Jackson expanded the power of the presidency beyond what was customary before his time" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The office and place of president; the term for which he holds office. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for presidentship

  1. He is the most brilliant of our company, recently notable in debate at Oxford, where he was runner- up for the presidentship of the Union and only lost it because the other man was less brilliant. – Dear Brutus by J. M. Barrie
  2. You will have heard of my appointment to the presidentship of the College of Boggleywollah. – Old Kensington by Miss Thackeray