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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any group in which there are higher and lower positions of power.

Usage examples (38)
  • In a hierarchy, every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence.
  • Put honesty first in her hierarchy of values
  • The label hierarchy couldn't have been that disgruntled.
  • And the hierarchy is a "self-perpetuating elite," he continued. for more
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