Translation of "junior" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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juniornoun

uk /ˈdʒuː.ni.ər/ us /ˈdʒuː.njɚ/

junior noun (LOW RANK)

[ C ] someone who has a job at a low level within an organization

地位(或等级)较低者;年资较浅者,晚辈
an office junior 下级军官

junior noun (STUDENT)

[ C ] UK a student at a junior school

小学生
the juniors UK

→  junior school

小学
Lewis has just moved up to the juniors. 刘易斯刚上小学。

[ C ] US a student in the third year of a course that lasts for four years at a school or college

(美国四年制中学或大学的)三年级学生

junior noun (YOUNGER)

[ C ] a young person below a particular age who is involved in an activity, especially sport

初级者(参与某项活动,尤其是体育活动时低于特定年龄的年轻人)
Saturday morning sessions are for juniors only. 周六早上的课只为大学三年级学生而设。
three, eight, etc. years sb's junior

C2 three, eight, etc. years younger than someone

较年幼者(小你3/8岁)
My brother is five years my junior. 我弟弟比我小5岁。
My sister is my junior by three years (= three years younger than me). 我妹妹比我小3岁。

junior noun (SON)

[ S ] mainly US used to refer to your son

(用于指自己的)儿子
Come on, Junior, time for bed. 来,儿子,该上床睡觉了。

junioradjective

uk /ˈdʒuː.ni.ər/ us /ˈdʒuː.njɚ/

junior adjective (LOW RANK)

B2 low or lower in rank

地位(或等级)较低的;年资较浅的
I object to being told what to do by someone junior to me. 我不愿意让资历比我低的人对我指手画脚。
a junior doctor/partner 资历较浅的医生/合作者

More examples

  • Sidney ruthlessly clawed his way (up) from the position of junior clerk to chairman of the company .
  • Discontent among junior ranks was rapidly spreading.
  • After giving birth, she was stitched up by a junior doctor.
  • It's not unusual for a junior doctor to work a 70 or sometimes an 80-hour week.
  • The matter is being dealt with by a junior member of staff.

junior adjective (YOUNGER)

B2 connected with or involving young people below a particular age

初级的(低于特定年龄的)
junior orchestra 初级组管弦乐团
Junior members are not permitted to compete. 不允许初级会员参加比赛。

UK written abbreviation Jnr, US written abbreviation Jr. used after a man's name to refer to the younger of two men in the same family who have the same name

(置于姓名后表示家庭同名两人中的较年幼者)小
Sammy Davis, Jr. 小萨米‧戴维斯

(Translation of “junior” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)