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Definitions of junior

  1. a son who has the same first name as his father Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the younger of two men Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. term of address for a disrespectful and annoying male; "look here, junior, it's none of your business" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. Belonging to a younger person, or an earlier time of life. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. A younger person. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The younger of two; one of lower standing; in American colleges and high schools, a student in the next to the last year. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. One younger or less advanced. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. One younger or of lower standing. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. The younger of two; a younger person. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. Juniorship. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. One who is either. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. One who is younger than another. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. younger; lower in rank; shorter in length of tenure or service Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. including or intended for youthful persons; "a junior sports league"; "junior fashions" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. used of the third or next to final year in United States high school or college; "the junior class"; "a third-year student" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. Less advanced in age than another; younger. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. Lower in standing or in rank; later in office; as, a junior partner; junior counsel; junior captain. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. Composed of juniors, whether younger or a lower standing; as, the junior class; of or pertaining to juniors or to a junior class. See Junior, n., 2. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. Hence: One of a lower or later standing; specifically, in American colleges, one in the third year of his course, one in the fourth or final year being designated a senior; in some seminaries, one in the first year, in others, one in the second year, of a three years' course. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. Younger; of lower standing; belonging to youth. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  21. Younger: less advanced. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  22. Younger in years or lower in rank. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  23. Younger; not so aged. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for junior

  1. Now, it seems he'd rather operate than be- But at this moment a large, determined hand came over her mouth from behind, as James Macauley, junior arriving upon the scene, asserted his authority. – Red Pepper Burns by Grace S. Richmond
  2. Certainly, the death of a junior officer of the West- world means nothing to them. – Frigid Fracas by Dallas McCord Reynolds
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