1. executive a person responsible for the administration of a business
  2. objective the goal intended to be attained
  3. executive routine a routine that coordinates the operation of subroutines
  4. executive agency an agency of the executive branch of government
  5. executive branch part of U.S. government responsible for carrying out laws
  6. executive program a program that controls the execution of other programs
  7. executive session a session that is closed to the public
  8. executed put to death as punishment
  9. executant a performer (usually of musical works)
  10. executive officer the officer second in command
  11. executive secretary a secretary having administrative duties and responsibilities
  12. executive director a person responsible for the administration of a business
  13. exquisite delicately beautiful
  14. executive department a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
  15. executive clemency the power (usually of a president or governor) to pardon or commute the sentence of someone convicted in that jurisdiction
  16. excogitate reflect deeply on a subject
  17. exactitude the quality of being exact
  18. ex cathedra with the full authority of the office
  19. execute put in effect
  20. executive council a council that shares the supreme executive power