Synonyms of preside in English:


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1‘a chairman has to be elected to preside at the meeting’

chair, take the chair, be chairman, be chairperson, be chairwoman, officiate, officiate at
conduct, run, lead, guide, moderate


    preside over

    be in charge of, be responsible for, be accountable for, be at the head of, be at the helm of, head, be head of, manage, administer, organize, be in control of, control, direct, lead, run, govern, rule, be boss of, head up, conduct, command, supervise, superintend, oversee, handle
    informal be in the driver's seat, be in the driving seat, be in the saddle, pull the strings, call the shots, call the tune