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Synonyms for seniority
sinˈyɔr ɪ ti, -ˈyɒr-se·nior·i·ty

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms2.0 / 2 votes

  1. seniority

    Synonyms:
    eldership, priority, superiority

    Antonyms:
    juniority, inferiority, posteriority, subordination

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. seniority, senior status, higher status, higher ranknoun

    higher rank than that of others especially by reason of longer service

    Synonyms:
    higher status, higher rank, longevity, senior status

  2. longevity, senioritynoun

    the property of being long-lived

    Synonyms:
    length of service, higher status, higher rank, longevity, senior status

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. senioritynoun

    Synonyms:
    eldership

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. senioritynoun

    Synonyms:
    eldership, superiority

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "seniority":

    furlough, antiquity, tenure, age, length, ageing

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How to use seniority in a sentence?

  1. Steve Cohen:

    I am not saying race wasn’t (the reason) – but I haven’t looked at the numbers to see if gender might not have had a play in it, and also maybe some seniority, and also some folks that were on a committee with her.

  2. Susan Collins:

    In the Senate, I now have significant seniority and that allows me to do a lot.

  3. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker:

    Not a one of us deserves the job by right of resume, party, seniority, family, or family narrative, it's nobody's turn. It's everybody's test, and it's wide open -- exactly as a contest for president should be.

  4. Carly Fiorina:

    What do unions reward? Seniority, a seniority system over time discourages excellence, a seniority (system) over time, as opposed to a meritocracy, rewards you for just sitting in a chair.

  5. Masaki Kuwahara:

    However, it will be difficult to implement such a policy anytime soon and the hurdle is high if you attempt to force it under Japan's traditional labor system, which is based on the lifetime employment and seniority-based wage system.


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