a.1.More advanced than another in age; prior in age; elder; hence, more advanced in dignity, rank, or office; superior; as, senior member; senior counsel.
2.Belonging to the final year of the regular course in American colleges, or in professional schools.
n.1.A person who is older than another; one more advanced in life.
2.One older in office, or whose entrance upon office was anterior to that of another; one prior in grade.
3.An aged person; an older.
4.One in the fourth or final year of his collegiate course at an American college; - originally called senior sophister; also, one in the last year of the course at a professional schools or at a seminary.
Noun1.senior - an undergraduate student during the year preceding graduation
2.senior - a person who is older than you are
Synonyms: elder
Adj.1.senior - older; higher in rank; longer in length of tenure or service; "senior officer"
junior - younger; lower in rank; shorter in length of tenure or service
2.senior - used of the fourth and final year in United States high school or college; "the senior prom"
Synonyms: fourth-year
3.senior - advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables); "aged members of the society"; "elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper"; "senior citizen"
Synonyms: aged, elderly, older

SENIOR. The elder. This addition is sometimes made to a man's name, when two persons bear the same, in order to distinguish them. In practice when nothing is mentioned, the senior is intended. 3 Miss. R. 59. See Junior.

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