EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EX OFFICIO
The priest was ex officio, but Captain Dwyer was a gentleman, born and bred.
The bailiff of the Castle was ex officio mayor of the town in the Middle Ages.
The 66incumbent is ex officio chairman of every vestry meeting.
The Honorary Solicitor to be ex officio member of the Committee.
Clavigero, i, 147; The four war-chiefs were ex officio members of the Council.
In this they merely did what education usually does in general, ex officio.
As Lieutenant-Governor, he may be ex officio a member of the Board.
Shall we say that the mother of a saint is, ex officio, or even by courtesy, also a saint?
Then to the pumps, but that was sort of ex officio just to keep us warm.
"I have received you, sir, ex officio," he replied after a long silence.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR EX OFFICIO
- bona fide
- ex cathedra
- ex officio