There are 2 translations of senior in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈsiːnjər; ˈsiːniə(r)/


  • 1 1.1 (superior in rank) those in senior positions quienes ocupan puestos de responsabilidad I need to ask advice from a senior colleague tengo que consultar a un superior I'd like to speak to someone more senior quisiera hablar con un superior suyo a senior officer in the Army un oficial de alto rango del Ejército senior editor editor, (m,f), redactor, (m,f) sénior senior lecturer (British English/inglés británico) profesor adjunto, (m,f), agregado, (m,f) a cátedra senior partner socio mayoritario, (masculine, feminine) the Senior Service (British English/inglés británico) la armada británica senior tutorprofesor tutor a cargo de los planes de enseñanazasenior to sb she's senior to him es su superior, está por encima de él 1.2 (older) Robert King, Senior (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) Robert King, padre or sénior the senior members of a club los socios más antiguos de un club
  • 2 2.1 [Education/Educación] senior school (in (United Kingdom/el Reino Unido) ) colegio (masculine) secundario the senior boys los chicos mayores or de los últimos cursos senior year (in (United States/los Estados Unidos) ) último año or curso 2.2 [Sport/Deporte] sénior (invariable adjective/adjetivo invariable)

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There are 2 translations of senior in Spanish:



  • 1 1.1 (older person) persona (f) de la tercera edad, adulto (m) mayor (Latin America/América Latina) he's five years my senior me lleva cinco años, es cinco años mayor que yo
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    • She wants to reclaim the word old and rejects euphemisms like elderly and seniors.
    • In 1926 it was the National Progressives that agreed to support the Liberals provided that they enacted legislation granting old age security pensions for seniors.
    • It actually lowers benefits for millions of poor seniors and other seniors who have drug benefits under retiree plans.
    1.2 (person of higher rank) superior (masculine) you'll have to speak to my senior va a tener que hablar con mi superior
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    • Being part of this team and playing with these players, especially the seniors, has been something special for me?
    • A rotation policy would give players - especially the seniors - time to rest.
    • That imbalance can threaten a team, especially if the seniors are good players.
  • 2 [Education/Educación] estudiante (masculine and feminine) del último año or curso
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    • It's currently open to minority students with high academic standing who are juniors, seniors or graduate students.
    • In the high schools, peer mentors are juniors and seniors who teach freshmen the Take Ten skills, among other duties.
    • Teams are composed of four students, two seniors and two juniors, and they have to answer 10 rounds of individual questions.

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