Examples of seniority in a sentence
Promotions are based on merit and seniority.
a teacher with less seniority
He has worked here longer than I have, so he has seniority over me.
First Known Use of seniority
SENIORITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of seniority for English Language Learners
: the amount of time you have worked at a job or for a company compared to other employees
: the state of having a higher rank than another person
Legal Definition of seniority
1 : the quality or state of being senior
2 : the senior status attained by length of continuous service (as in a company); also : the length of such continuous service
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