Translation of "senior" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈsiː.ni.ər/ us /ˈsiː.njɚ/

senior adjective (HIGH RANK)

B2 high or higher in rank

senior management 高級管理部
a senior government minister 政府高級部長
She's senior to me, so I have to do what she tells me. 她是我的上級,所以我得聽她的。

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senior adjective (OLDER)

B2 [ before noun ] older

The more senior students are given some extra responsibilities. 高年級的學生應該給低年級的學生樹立榜樣。

UK written abbreviation Snr, US written abbreviation Sr. used after a man's name to refer to the older of two people in the same family who have the same name

Hello, may I speak to Ken Griffey senior, please? 喂,請問老肯‧格裡菲在嗎?

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uk /ˈsiː.ni.ər/ us /ˈsiː.njɚ/

senior noun (HIGH RANK)

[ C ] someone who is high or higher in rank

It's important to impress your seniors if you want to be promoted. 如果你想得到晉升,給你的上級留下好印象很重要。

senior noun (OLDER)

20, 30, etc. years sb's senior

20, 30, etc. years older than someone

She married a man 20 years her senior. 她嫁給了一個比她年長20歲的男人。
She's my senior by three years (= she is three years older than me). 她比我大三歲。

[ C ] US a student in their final year of high school or university


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