senior

  • 41senior — /seen yeuhr/, adj. 1. older or elder (usually designating the older of two men bearing the same name, as a father whose son is named after him, often written as Sr. or sr. following the name): I would like to see the senior Mr. Hansen Mr. Edward… …

    Universalium

  • 42senior — 1 adjective 1 (only before noun) older: Senior pupils have certain privileges. 2 having a higher position or rank: a very senior officer (+ to): Only one manager is senior to me now. | senior partner (=the more important person in a business… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 43Senior — sn.; der Ältere; sen.; Mensch im besten Alter (umgangssprachlich); Über 50 Jährige; Generation 50 Plus; Best Ager; Ü50 (umgangssprachlich) * * * Se|ni|or [ ze:ni̯o:ɐ̯], der; s, Senioren [ze ni̯o:rən] …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 44senior — I adj. senior to (she is senior to me by one year) II n. (AE) a college; graduating; high school (AE) senior * * * [ siːnɪə] graduating high senior school (AE) senior / (AE) a college senior to (she is senior to me by one year) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 45senior — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Latin, from senior, adjective Date: 14th century 1. a person older than another < five years my senior > 2. a. a person with higher standing or rank b. a senior fellow of a college at an English university&#8230; …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 46senior — (Del lat. senior.) ► adjetivo/ sustantivo masculino femenino 1 Que es la mayor de dos personas que llevan el mismo nombre. ANTÓNIMO júnior ► adjetivo 2 DEPORTES Se aplica a la categoría deportiva que comprende a los deportistas entre las&#8230; …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 47sénior — (Del lat. senior.) ► adjetivo/ sustantivo masculino femenino 1 Que es la mayor de dos personas que llevan el mismo nombre. ANTÓNIMO júnior ► adjetivo 2 DEPORTES Se aplica a la categoría deportiva que comprende a los deportistas entre las&#8230; …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 48senior — 1. adjective 1) the senior students can get parking permits Syn: older, elder Ant: junior 2) a senior officer Syn: superior, higher ranking, high ranking, more important; top …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 49senior — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Senior is used after these nouns: ↑college, ↑high school {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ very ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 50Senior — This interesting and long established surname is an example of that sizeable group of early European surnames that were gradually created from the habitual use of nicknames. These nicknames were given, in the first instance, with reference to&#8230; …

    Surnames reference

  • 51SENIOR — I. SENIOR cognom. Eben Sinae seu Avicennae, in Synopsi propositorum Sapientiae Arab. item Mahumedis Ben David in Grarumiae fronte, Arab. Alsheich, titulus est perquam frequens apud Arabas, in codicibus eorum MSS. et notat Doctorem primarium. Unde …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 52senior — sè·nior agg.inv., s.m. e f.inv. 1. agg.inv. CO il più anziano, posposto a un nome proprio di persona nel caso di omonimie in una stessa famiglia: Marco Rossi senior Contrari: junior. 2. agg.inv., s.m. e f.inv. BU che, chi appartiene a una&#8230; …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 53senior — [14] Senior was borrowed direct from Latin senior, which was the comparative form of senex ‘old’. This in turn was descended from the Indo European base *sen , which also produced Welsh hen, Gothic sineigs, Lithuanian senas, and Armenian hin, all …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 54senior — sen•ior [[t]ˈsin yər[/t]] adj. 1) older or elder (typically identifying a father whose son is named after him; often abbreviated): John Doe, Sr[/ex] 2) of earlier election, appointment, or admission: the senior senator from New York[/ex] 3) of&#8230; …

    From formal English to slang

  • 55senior —   Mua, makua, hele mua, hānau mua. See saying, wawaele.    ♦ Senior class, papa ki eki e loa, papa e puka aku ana.    ♦ Smith, Senior, Kamika Makua.    ♦ Senior branch (of a family), nā hele mua, lālā hele mua.    ♦ To act as senior, ho omuamua …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 56senior — [14] Senior was borrowed direct from Latin senior, which was the comparative form of senex ‘old’. This in turn was descended from the Indo European base *sen , which also produced Welsh hen, Gothic sineigs, Lithuanian senas, and Armenian hin, all …

    Word origins

  • 57senior — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. elder, older; superior, top ranking. See age. Ant., junior. senior citizen II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. elder, older, higher in rank, more advanced, of greater dignity, of advanced standing, next&#8230; …

    English dictionary for students

  • 58senior*/ — [ˈsiːniə] adj I 1) with a high position within an organization, or a higher position than someone else Ant: junior a senior officer/manager[/ex] 2) belonging to an older age group II noun [C] senior [ˈsiːniə] 1) someone who is older than someone&#8230; …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 59Senior —  Ein Senior ist nicht etwa ein Spieler, der durch verminderte physische Kräfte oder durch ein schlechteres psychologisches Nervenkostüm als Senior, bezeichnet werden müsste, sondern man wird im Golfsport in dem Moment Senior, in weichem das 55.&#8230; …

    Golf lexikon

  • 60senior — /ˈsinjə / (say seenyuh) adjective 1. older or elder (often used after the name of the older of two persons bearing the same name). Abbrev.: Sr, Sen. 2. of higher rank or standing, especially by virtue of longer service. –noun 3. a person who is&#8230; …

    Australian-English dictionary