Oval Office
noun Etymology: from the Oval Office, the United States president's office in the west wing of the White House Date: 1962 the seat of the executive department of the United States government

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Oval Office — von oben Das Oval Office ist das Büro des Präsidenten der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika. Es befindet sich im westlichen Flügel des Weißen Hauses und hat seinen Namen von der ovalen Form des Raumes. Durch die ovale Form kann man bei… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Oval Office — n the Oval Office the office of the US president, in the White House in Washington DC …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Oval Office — ☆ Oval Office n. the oval shaped office of the President in the White House: often used figuratively to represent the position, authority, or power of the President of the U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Oval Office — ► NOUN ▪ the office of the US President in the White House …   English terms dictionary

  • Oval Office — President Barack Obama edits his remarks in the Oval Office prior to making a televised statement detailing the mission against Osama bin Laden, May 1, 2011 …   Wikipedia

  • oval office —    American    the vagina viewed sexually    Punning on the personal office of the President of the United States, without any implication that the holder of that position would ever be guilty of sexual impropriety:     Ace, he was looking for a… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • Oval Office — noun the office of the US president, in the White House, Washington DC: We re waiting for a reaction from the Oval Office …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Oval Office — «овальный кабинет» (рабочий кабинет президента США в Белом доме). Ассоциируется с президентским креслом (при выборах, когда речь идет о кандидатах в президенты) и местом принятия основных решений: Oval office is considered an even more specific… …   Словарь топонимов США

  • Oval Office — Oval Of|fice [ o:vəl ], das; [s] <englisch> (Amtszimmer des amerikanischen Präsidenten im Weißen Haus) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • Oval Office — /ˈoʊvəl ɒfəs/ (say ohvuhl ofuhs) noun 1. the oval shaped private office of the US president in the White House. 2. this office regarded as the seat of US presidential power …   Australian English dictionary

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