Definition of reeve
- reeve Noun Any of several local officials, with varying responsibilities.
- reeve Noun The president of a township or municipal district council.
- reeve Verb To pass a rope through a hole or opening, especially so as to fasten it.
- reeve Noun A female of the species "Philomachus pugnax", a highly gregarious, medium-sized wading bird of Eurasia; the male is a ruff.