plural of tenure
as in terms
a fixed period of time during which a person holds a job or position during his tenure as president the college experienced steady growth

Synonyms & Similar Words


Thesaurus Entries Near tenures

Cite this Entry

“Tenures.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tenures. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on tenures

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!