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senior

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of senior

  1. being of advanced years and especially past middle age bought special food intended for senior dogs Synonyms of senior aged, aging (or ageing), ancient, geriatric, long-lived, old, older, over-the-hill, senescent, elderly, unyoungWords Related to senior centenarian, nonagenarian, octogenarian, septuagenarian, sexagenarian; oldish; adult, grown-up, mature, middle-aged; pensioned, retired, superannuated; matriarchal, patriarchal, venerable; anile, decrepit, doddering, senile, spavined, tottery; overage (also overaged)Near Antonyms of senior ageless; youngish; adolescent, immature, juvenile, preteen, puerile; minor, underage; callow, green, inexperienced, raw; babyish, childish, childlike, infantile, infantine, kiddishAntonyms of senior young, youthful


senior

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of senior

  1. 1 one who is older than another since the man next door is my senior by a number of years, I always address him as “Mr. Barton” Synonyms of senior elder Words Related to senior ancestor, forerunner, predecessor Near Antonyms of senior contemporary, peer; descendant (also descendent), successor Antonyms of senior junior

  2. 2 one who is above another in rank, station, or office the young attorney benefited from the mentorship of one of his seniors at the firm Synonyms of senior better, elder, superiorWords Related to senior boss, chief, head, leader, masterNear Antonyms of senior assistant, deputyAntonyms of senior inferior, subordinate, underling

  3. 3 the senior member of a group when he retires, she will be the senior on the faculty Synonyms of senior doyen, elder, elder statesman, éminence grise, nestor, deanWords Related to senior better, superior; old hand, old-timer, vet, veteranNear Antonyms of senior doyenne; inferior, subordinate, underling; beginner, colt, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, novice, recruit, rookie, tenderfoot, tyroAntonyms of senior baby, junior

  4. 4 a person of advanced years weekday movie matinees are often popular with seniors Synonyms of senior ancient, elder, geriatric, golden-ager, oldster, old-timer, senior citizenWords Related to senior gaffer, graybeard, patriarch, whitebeard; beldam (or beldame), dowager, grandam (or grandame); adult, grown-up; dotardNear Antonyms of senior adolescent, minor; child, cub, juvenile, kid, kiddie (also kiddy)Antonyms of senior youngster, youth


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