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Pronunciation of Preside: Learn how to pronounce Preside in English correctly

Learn how to say Preside correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word preside:

[no object]
1be in the position of authority in a meeting or other gathering:
the prime minister will preside at an emergency cabinet meeting
(as adjective presiding)
the sentence imposed by the presiding judge
(preside over) be in charge of (a place or situation):
Johnson has presided over eight matches since Beck’s dismissal
2 (preside at) play (a musical instrument, especially a keyboard instrument) at a public gathering.

early 17th century: from French prĂ©sider, from Latin praesidere, from prae ‘before’ + sedere ‘sit’