Emeritus in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Emeritus

retaining a title of honor after retirement

Examples of Emeritus in a sentence

Barack Obama is the emeritus President of the United States. 🔊

The emeritus professor of philosophy might have retired, but he still held an honorary position on the school board.  🔊

Even though she was no longer a teacher at our school, I still called the emeritus professor by her title. 🔊

The emeritus head of the criminology department retired many years ago but still retained the honor and respect of his former title.  🔊

The emeritus Marine retained his title of Sergeant Major until his death and even then, it was engraved on his tombstone.  🔊

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