be junior to someone
- to have less responsibility and power than someone else at work
My job is to supervise people who are junior to me.
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be junior to someone — phrase to have less responsibility and power than someone else at work My job is to supervise people who are junior to me. Thesaurus: general words used to describe rank and statushyponym from an upper class familysynonym Main entry: junior … Useful english dictionary
junior — jun|ior1 [ dʒuniər ] adjective usually before noun ** 1. ) a junior person does not have a lot of responsibility or power in their job: a junior partner at the law firm junior doctors I was the most junior person there. a ) be junior to someone… … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
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junior — ▪ I. junior ju‧ni‧or 1 [ˈdʒuːniə ǁ ər] adjective 1. having a low or lower rank in an organization or a profession: junior to • Barron had refused to talk to anyone junior to Wickham. • Some junior employees might lack the courage to approach the… … Financial and business terms
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Junior — Ju‧ni‧or [ˈdʒuːniə ǁ ər] written abbreviation Jr. Jnr used after the name of a man who has the same name as his father, especially in the US: • John J. Wallace Jr * * * Ⅰ. junior UK US /ˈdʒuːniər/ adjective ► … Financial and business terms
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