Meaning of seniority
Pronunciation: (sēn-yôr'i-tē, -yor'-), [key]
— pl. -ties
- the state of being senior; priority of birth; superior age.
- priority, precedence, or status obtained as the result of a person's length of service, as in a profession, trade, company, or union: First choice of vacation time will be given to employees with seniority.
- seniority (Thesaurus)