Definition of junior

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • junior is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 13
  • junior is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 13
  • junior is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 17

Definition of junior


  • used of the third or next to final year in United States high school or college (adjective)

    Examples

    1. the junior class

    Synonyms

    1. next-to-last
    2. third-year
  • a son who has the same first name as his father (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. jnr
    2. jr
  • a third-year undergraduate (noun)
  • including or intended for youthful persons (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a junior sports league
    2. junior fashions
  • term of address for a disrespectful and annoying male (noun)

    Examples

    1. look here, junior, it's none of your business
  • the younger of two persons (noun)

    Examples

    1. she is two years my junior
  • younger; lower in rank; shorter in length of tenure or service (adjective)

See definition of junior in Merriam Webster

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