Definition of “junior” - Learner’s Dictionary

junior

noun uk us /ˈdʒuːniər/
be 10/20, etc years sb's junior

to be 10, 20, etc years younger than someone:

My wife is 8 years my junior.
STUDENT [ C ] US

a student in their third year of study at an American college or high school (= school for students aged 15 to 18)

CHILD [ C ] UK

a child who goes to a junior school

(Definition of “junior noun” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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