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1. junior

noun. ['ˈdʒuːnjɝ'] term of address for a disrespectful and annoying male.

Synonyms

  • upstart
  • arriviste
  • nouveau-riche

Antonyms

  • broad-minded
  • low status
  • youngness
  • original

Etymology

  • junior (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word junior-high


1. Noun Phrase
Graduation from middle school into junior high marks an important part of the transition into adulthood.

2. junior

adjective. ['ˈdʒuːnjɝ'] younger; lower in rank; shorter in length of tenure or service.

Synonyms

  • young
  • subordinate
  • immature
  • junior-grade
  • lowly
  • petty
  • higher status
  • seniority
  • subaltern
  • jr.
  • senior status
  • higher rank
  • lower-ranking
  • secondary
  • minor

Antonyms

  • insubordinate
  • senior
  • domineering
  • independent

Etymology

  • junior (Latin)

3. junior

adjective. ['ˈdʒuːnjɝ'] used of the third or next to final year in United States high school or college.

Synonyms

  • third-year
  • next-to-last

Antonyms

  • experienced
  • aged
  • late

Etymology

  • junior (Latin)

4. junior

noun. ['ˈdʒuːnjɝ'] a third-year undergraduate.

Synonyms

  • lowerclassman

Antonyms

  • skilled
  • important

Etymology

  • junior (Latin)

5. high

adjective. ['ˈhaɪ'] greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount.

Synonyms

  • grade
  • full
  • utmost
  • broad
  • higher
  • superior
  • advanced
  • graduate
  • degree
  • postgraduate
  • level
  • soaring

Antonyms

  • inferior
  • ascend
  • rise
  • pointless

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. high

adjective. ['ˈhaɪ'] (literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high').

Synonyms

  • up
  • high-altitude
  • high-level
  • height
  • tall
  • high-stepped
  • soaring
  • commanding
  • high-top
  • steep
  • overlooking
  • tallness
  • high-topped
  • eminent
  • top
  • altitudinous
  • dominating
  • upper
  • lofty
  • towering

Antonyms

  • down
  • side
  • bottom
  • low

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. high

adverb. ['ˈhaɪ'] at a great altitude.

Antonyms

  • forceless

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. high

adjective. ['ˈhaɪ'] standing above others in quality or position.

Synonyms

  • superior

Antonyms

  • gradual
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. high

adjective. ['ˈhaɪ'] used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency.

Synonyms

  • tenor
  • sopranino
  • shrill
  • pinched
  • falsetto
  • adenoidal
  • treble
  • screaky
  • alto
  • spiky
  • pitch
  • squealing
  • sharp
  • peaky
  • nasal
  • soprano
  • screechy
  • squeaking
  • squeaky
  • altissimo
  • high-pitched

Antonyms

  • dull
  • dullness
  • unperceptive
  • stupid

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. high

noun. ['ˈhaɪ'] a lofty level or position or degree.

Synonyms

  • level
  • grade

Antonyms

  • asleep
  • decrease
  • unfinished

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))
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