Associations to the word «Junior»


JUNIOR, adjective. (not comparable) (often preceded by a possessive adjective or a possessive form of a noun) Younger.
JUNIOR, adjective. (not comparable) Of or pertaining to a third academic year in a four-year high school (eleventh grade) or university.
JUNIOR, adjective. (comparable) Low in rank; having a subordinate role, job, or situation.
JUNIOR, adjective. Belonging to a younger person, or an earlier time of life.
JUNIOR, noun. A younger person.
JUNIOR, noun. A third-year student at a high school or university.
JUNIOR, noun. A name suffix used after a son's name when his father has the same name. Abbreviation: Jr.
JUNIOR, proper noun. A town in West Virginia.
JUNIOR BRIDESMAID, noun. A young woman who is too young to be a full bridesmaid, but too old to be a flower girl. Usually the junior bridesmaid walks down the aisle unaccompanied by a groomsman, but can be accompanied if the wedding party has an uneven number of people.
JUNIOR CIRCUIT, proper noun. (baseball) The American League, the younger of Major League Baseball's two leagues.
JUNIOR COLLEGE, noun. An institution of higher education that awards the associate's degree but not bachelor's degree or higher.
JUNIOR COLLEGES, noun. Plural of junior college
JUNIOR HIGH, noun. Junior high school
JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL, noun. (education) A school for children that have completed elementary school or grade school, but are not yet old enough for high school. In the US, it often includes grades 6 or 7 through 9.
JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOLS, noun. Plural of junior high school
JUNIOR HIGHS, noun. Plural of junior high
JUNIOR MINISTER, noun. (politics) a member of a legislative body who holds a position in government below cabinet level, i.e. reporting to the head of a department, not the prime minister or head of government
JUNIOR MISS, noun. A clothing size for girls.
JUNIOR SCHOOL, noun. (schools) (UK) A school which provides education for children in Key Stage 2, i.e. for four academic years from September after a child's 7th birthday.
JUNIOR SYNONYM, noun. (zoology) In zoological nomenclature, a name which describes the same taxon as a previously published name.
JUNIOR SYNONYMS, noun. Plural of junior synonym
JUNIOR VARSITY, noun. In sports, a team comprised of players who play behind the varsity unit.
JUNIOR WOODCHUCKS GUIDEBOOK, proper noun. A fictional guidebook with detailed information about all subjects in existence.

Dictionary definition

JUNIOR, noun. Term of address for a disrespectful and annoying male; "look here, junior, it's none of your business".
JUNIOR, noun. A third-year undergraduate.
JUNIOR, noun. The younger of two persons; "she is two years my junior".
JUNIOR, noun. A son who has the same first name as his father.
JUNIOR, adjective. Younger; lower in rank; shorter in length of tenure or service.
JUNIOR, adjective. Used of the third or next to final year in United States high school or college; "the junior class"; "a third-year student".
JUNIOR, adjective. Including or intended for youthful persons; "a junior sports league"; "junior fashions".

Wise words

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