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synonyms for hierarchy

  • pecking order
  • ranking
  • grouping
  • position
  • pyramid
  • scale
  • chain of command
  • due order
  • placing
See also synonyms for: hierarchies
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How to use hierarchy in a sentence

However, if you begin to look carefully at sentences, what you find is that they are organized in this hierarchy.
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Forbes was generally a pretty platooned place, and there was a hierarchy and knowledge was exchanged very judiciously in the ranks.
‘UNSTOPPABLE INNOVATOR’: THE METEORIC RISE OF MEREDITH KOPIT LEVIEN, THE NEXT NEW YORK TIMES CEOSTEVEN PERLBERGAUGUST 19, 2020DIGIDAY
Usually, at some point below board level, someone in the hierarchy doesn’t have time to think purely about organic non-brand clicks.
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Upfronts upendedAs the playing field levels between the TV companies and the streaming platforms, the hierarchy for upfront negotiations has the potential to be upended.
STREAMING ADVERTISING’S TIPPING POINT: VIEWERSHIP HAS SHIFTED AND AD DOLLARS ARE EXPECTED TO FOLLOWTIM PETERSONJULY 16, 2020DIGIDAY
We try to understand the ways in which hierarchies are created and maintained.
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Later still, for the same reason, when he was making his hierarchy stronger, he created him one of his new Dukes.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Under a Philippine hierarchy there would be a danger of the natives reverting to paganism and fetichism.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
As our oldest member used to say, "A society without a hierarchy is like a house without a staircase."
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
This hierarchy of all feudal seigniories existed in name only, never in fact.
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Without sifting the nature of Beauty, without giving some definition of it, nobody can attempt to construct a Hierarchy of Art.
THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
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WORDS RELATED TO HIERARCHY

  • bureaucracy
  • chain of command
  • hierarchy
  • network
  • setup
  • structure
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