Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun emeritus

1 sense of emeritus

Sense 1
emeritus -- (a professor or minister who is retired from assigned duties)
       => retiree, retired person -- (someone who has retired from active working)

Antonyms of adj emeritus

1 sense of emeritus

Sense 1
emeritus -- (honorably retired from assigned duties and retaining your title along with the additional title `emeritus' as in `professor emeritus')

INDIRECT (VIA old) -> young, immature -- ((used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth; "young people")

Similarity of adj emeritus

1 sense of emeritus

Sense 1
emeritus -- (honorably retired from assigned duties and retaining your title along with the additional title `emeritus' as in `professor emeritus')
       => old (vs. young) -- ((used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age; "his mother is very old"; "a ripe old age"; "how old are you?")

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