What Does POTUS Mean?

POTUS means "President Of The United States." The term POTUS reportedly originated as a Secret Service codename for the President of the United States, but it has been in popular use for decades.

Of note, the Twitter handle @POTUS is the Twitter account for the current serving president. (If the president is a man, his wife is known as FLOTUS (First Lady Of The United States).)

Summary of Key Points

Definition for POTUS

POTUS means "President of the United States." This is the most common meaning for POTUS on social-media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and Snapchat.
Definition:President of the United States
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Image for POTUS

When I write POTUS, I mean this:

meaning of POTUS
POTUS means "President of the United States."


Examples of POTUS in Sentences

Here are examples of POTUS being used in conversations:
  • Tony: Who do you think will be the new POTUS?
  • Jordan: I'm not sure. Mr Blobby?
  • Agent A: ETA on POTUS.
  • Agent B: 1800 hours.

An Academic Look at POTUS

POTUS is an acronym (i.e., an abbreviation spoken like a word). Acronyms differ from initialism abbreviations, which are pronounced using their individual letters.

Example of POTUS Used in a Text


See Also

BAMA (president of the usa) JFK (American president John F. Kennedy) VP (vice president) FW (frederik willem de klerk) UN (united nations) FLOTUS (first lady of the united states)