What is another word for chief justice?

349 synonyms found


[ t͡ʃˈiːf d͡ʒˈʌstɪs], [ t‍ʃˈiːf d‍ʒˈʌstɪs], [ tʃ_ˈiː_f dʒ_ˈʌ_s_t_ɪ_s]

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How to use "Chief justice" in context?

Chief justice is the highest judicial officer in a court system. He or she is the head of the judiciary and exercises administrative and judicial authority over the court system. The chief justice is generally the most senior judge in the judiciary. The chief justice is appointed by the president of the United States, with the advice and consent of the Senate.

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