adjective Date: 1965 having tenure <
tenured faculty members

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tenured — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (especially of a teacher or lecturer) having a permanent post …   English terms dictionary

  • tenured — /ten yeuhrd/, adj. 1. of, having, or eligible for tenure, esp. in a college or university: There are three tenured professors in the history department. 2. granting, allowing, or leading to tenure: None of the advertised jobs is a tenured… …   Universalium

  • tenured — adj. Tenured is used with these nouns: ↑appointment, ↑faculty, ↑professor …   Collocations dictionary

  • tenured — /ˈtɛnjəd/ (say tenyuhd) adjective 1. having tenure, as of the holders of some positions in universities or the public service. 2. offering tenure: a tenured position …   Australian English dictionary

  • tenured — adjective Having tenure Ant: untenured …   Wiktionary

  • tenured — Synonyms and related words: blessed with, enfeoffed, having, having and holding, holding, in possession of, landed, landholding, landowning, master of, occupying, owning, possessed of, possessing, propertied, property owning, seized of, worth …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tenured — ten|ured [ tenjərd ] adjective having a job that you can do permanently until you retire, especially with a university or government department …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tenured — adj. having permanent status or position and not subject to dismissal with the exception of a serious illegal act, having tenure …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tenured — 1) retuned 2) denture …   Anagrams dictionary

  • tenured — adjective having or denoting such a post. → tenure …   English new terms dictionary

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