Translation of "junior" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈdʒuː·ni·ər/ us /ˈdʒun·jər/

less important than other people doing the same job

de menor antigüedad, subalterno
a junior officer
a junior minister
→ Opposite senior adj

for or relating to young people

a junior tennis tournament

relating to a student’s third year of high school or college

(de) tercero
my junior year
noun uk /ˈdʒuː·ni·ər/ us /ˈdʒun·jər/

in the US, a student in his or her third year of high school or college

estudiante de tercero
Many team members are juniors who will play again next year.

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


noun, adjective /ˈdʒuːnjə/

(a person who is) younger in years or lower in rank or authority

menor; más pequeño
He is two years my junior
The school sent two juniors and one senior to take part
junior pupils
He is junior to me in the firm
the junior school.
younger than but junior to.

(Translation of “junior” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)