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adjective as in older or of higher rank

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Next, FiveThirtyEight senior sportswriter Chris Herring joins to talk about what’s ahead for the Houston Rockets now that they’ve crashed out of the NBA playoffs.

Colin Cunliff is a senior policy analyst with the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.

Eddy Cue, 55, was named the senior vice president of the unit in 2011.

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Jeffrey Sonnenfeld is a senior associate dean and Lester Crown Professor of Management Practice at the Yale School of Management.

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For longer-term success, new-country partners will need to train and develop senior business leaders.

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Stanley Richards, Senior Vice President of the Fortune Society, gave a tour along with a few residents.

“We look for the qualities that are evocative of V.S.O.P Privilege,” explained Hennessy Senior Vice President Rodney Williams.

“Clean as a whistle,” says a senior investigator involved in the case.

Another senior Air Force official with stealth fighter experience agreed.

E.J. Graff, senior fellow at the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism, is the author of What Is Marriage For?

The senior branch of the family being thus extinct the whole of the entailed estate had devolved on me.

“Reduced counsels,” interposed Mr. Weller senior, in an undertone.

This senior was middle-aged, and passing rich on eighty pounds a year.

I remember a senior clerk in the office where I first worked to whom there was a general aversion.

He must have had means of his own, as he lived in a way far beyond the reach of even a senior clerk of the first degree.


On this page you'll find 52 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to senior, such as: elder, leading, chief, major, superior, and higher.

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