Definitions for senior
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word senior.
an undergraduate student during the year preceding graduation
a person who is older than you are
older; higher in rank; longer in length of tenure or service
used of the fourth and final year in United States high school or college
"the senior prom"
aged, elderly, older, senioradjective
advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables)
"aged members of the society"; "elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper"; "senior citizen"
Someone seen as deserving respect or reverence because of their age.
An elder or presbyter in the early Church.
Someone older than someone else (with possessive).
He was four years her senior.
A final-year student at a high school or university.
Higher in rank within a publicly traded company or other organization.
of or pertaining to a student's final academic year at a high school (twelfth grade) or university.
Etymology: From senior, comparative form of senex; see senate.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: senior, Latin.
How can you admit your seniors to the examination or allowing of them, not only being inferior in office and calling, but in gifts also? John Whitgift.
A senior of the place replies,
Well read, and curious of antiquities. Dryden.
more advanced than another in age; prior in age; elder; hence, more advanced in dignity, rank, or office; superior; as, senior member; senior counsel
belonging to the final year of the regular course in American colleges, or in professional schools
a person who is older than another; one more advanced in life
one older in office, or whose entrance upon office was anterior to that of another; one prior in grade
an aged person; an older
one in the fourth or final year of his collegiate course at an American college; -- originally called senior sophister; also, one in the last year of the course at a professional schools or at a seminary
Etymology: [L. senior, compar. of senex, gen. senis, old. See Sir.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sēn′yor, adj. elder: older in office.—n. one older than another, the elder of two persons in one family bearing the same name: one older in office: an aged person: one of the older fellows of a college, a student in the fourth year of the curriculum.—v.i. Sē′niorise, to lord it over.—n. Sēnior′ity, priority of birth, or of service: a body of seniors—also Sē′niory (Shak.). [L., comp. of senex.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'senior' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1210
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Rank popularity for the word 'senior' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2195
Rank popularity for the word 'senior' in Adjectives Frequency: #150
The numerical value of senior in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of senior in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
The risk-reward in the subordinated part of the riskier Italian banks may be written down but the senior debt will perform.
A lot of it was my own questioning, 'Are you sure? Have you made certain that none of the people we're dealing with now at the senior level had anything to do with these attacks or with supporting the terrorists who financed and orchestrated them?' And I was routinely and universally given the information that they felt comfortable at least at the senior level they hadn't.
I expect the highest possible standards of conduct from the men and women in this department, particularly from those serving in the most senior positions, there is no exception.
He turned 18 in the fall of his senior year, got drafted the spring of his senior year and he was supposed to graduate in May.
We actually spoke today and we actually both said that we don't speak to each other probably enough and exchange views, it's something that over the next six months I'd be foolish not to tap into his experience of what he's been through the last four years with the Under-21s and senior men, because he's been to European Championships, he's been to World Cups. He's been successful.
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