[ US /ˈsinjɝ/ ]
[ UK /sˈiːnjɐ/ ]
  1. an undergraduate student during the year preceding graduation
  2. a person who is older than you are
  1. older; higher in rank; longer in length of tenure or service
    senior officer
  2. advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables)
    elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper
    aged members of the society
    senior citizen
  3. used of the fourth and final year in United States high school or college
    the senior prom
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How To Use senior In A Sentence

  • McCarthy remains dismissive of the allegations and defensive of the former sergeant, saying he was "brutalized" by his colleagues, in particular, by a few senior officers "exerting locker room peer pressure" in the department ranks. MPNnow Home RSS
  • Based on age, the children are divided into the primary, intermediate, junior and senior levels.
  • By May of 1999, the foundation offered two scholarship programs and intensive SAT tutoring for high school juniors and seniors.
  • I concede that seniority should not be the sole criterion.
  • She now holds a senior post in the Department of Education.
  • He had a bank balance that a senior merchant banker would not be ashamed of.
  • A senior detective who led the hunt for two armed robbers behind a series of terrifying raids across Bradford today told of the desperate race against time to catch them before someone was shot.
  • The two other witnesses interviewed are a former senior council official and a former lord mayor of Leicester. Times, Sunday Times
  • Does anybody see the contradiction is the Lefts attack on seniors who use Medicare? Sebelius: There will be competition with private insurers
  • Information is also readily available to aid senior management in decision making.
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