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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

    eldership, priority, superiority

    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

    higher status, higher rank, longevity, senior status

  2. longevity, senioritynoun

    the property of being long-lived

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. senioritynoun


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  1. senioritynoun

    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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  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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