Synonyms for Seniority:
n.grade, tier, stratum, caste, level, echelon. •authority (noun)
kingship, clout, strength, steam, powerfulness, credential, office, primacy, prestige, privilege, rank, mandate, precedence, purview, domination, license, might, enfranchisement, punch, right, superiority, mightiness, entitlement, empowerment, force, sovereignty, prerogative, puissance, faculty, potency, cogency, mastery, commission, power, authority, charge, command, stature, birthright, Prepotency, control, influence, title, sway.
predominance, motivation, supremacy, importance, bias, rule, pressure, pull.
priority, status, station, advantage, ranking, preference.
•rank in organization due to length of service (noun)
priority, preference, superiority, precedence, advantage, station, rank, ranking.
higher status, higher rank, longevity, senior status.
eminence, incomparability, preeminence, championship, excellence, dominance.
crown, reverence, colors, position, bestowal, highness, crest, honor, role, chevron, decoration, shield, grace, place, coronet, garland.
Usage examples for seniority
Being one day on the road with a comrade of his, who had served also with him abroad in the Army, and observing a stage coach at a distance, in right of the seniority of his commission as a Knight of the Pad, Barton commanded the other to ride forward in order to reconnoitre. – Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences by Arthur L. Hayward