What are some opposite words for major?

Antonyms for major
ˈmeɪ dʒər

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term major.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. major(noun)

    a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines; below lieutenant colonel and above captain

    Antonyms:
    minor, peanut, junior, nonaged, insignificant, secondary, underage

  2. Major, John Major, John R. Major, John Roy Major(noun)

    British statesman who was prime minister from 1990 until 1997 (born in 1943)

    Antonyms:
    junior, minor, nonaged, secondary, peanut, underage, insignificant

  3. major(noun)

    a university student who is studying a particular field as the principal subject

    "she is a linguistics major"

    Antonyms:
    nonaged, minor, underage, peanut, insignificant, junior, secondary

  4. major(adj)

    the principal field of study of a student at a university

    "her major is linguistics"

    Antonyms:
    junior, minor, secondary, nonaged, insignificant, peanut, underage

  5. major(adj)

    of greater importance or stature or rank

    "a major artist"; "a major role"; "major highways"

    Antonyms:
    nonaged, minor, secondary, insignificant, underage, junior, peanut

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

  6. major(adj)

    greater in scope or effect

    "a major contribution"; "a major improvement"; "a major break with tradition"; "a major misunderstanding"

    Antonyms:
    nonaged, minor, peanut, underage, insignificant, secondary, junior

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

  7. major(adj)

    greater in number or size or amount

    "a major portion (a majority) of the population"; "Ursa Major"; "a major portion of the winnings"

    Antonyms:
    secondary, underage, insignificant, nonaged, junior, minor, peanut

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

  8. major(adj)

    of the field of academic study in which one concentrates or specializes

    "his major field was mathematics"

    Antonyms:
    minor, junior, insignificant, nonaged, secondary, underage, peanut

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

  9. major(adj)

    of a scale or mode

    "major scales"; "the key of D major"

    Antonyms:
    nonaged, junior, underage, secondary, minor, peanut, insignificant

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

  10. major(adj)

    of greater seriousness or danger

    "a major earthquake"; "a major hurricane"; "a major illness"

    Antonyms:
    peanut, nonaged, minor, underage, secondary, insignificant, junior

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

  11. major(adj)

    of full legal age

    Antonyms:
    minor, underage, insignificant, peanut, junior, nonaged, secondary

    Synonyms:
    major(ip)

  12. major(ip)(verb)

    of the elder of two boys with the same family name

    "Jones major"

    Antonyms:
    minor, secondary, nonaged, peanut, insignificant, underage, junior

  13. major(verb)

    have as one's principal field of study

    "She is majoring in linguistics"

    Antonyms:
    junior, peanut, underage, minor, secondary, nonaged, insignificant

How to use major in a sentence?

  1. Ignacio Labaqui:

    This is a major blow.

  2. Syed Javaid Mujtaba Gillani:

    It is a major success.

  3. Peter Costa:

    That could be a major problem.

  4. Bangladesh Bank:

    We view this as a major lapse.

  5. Jonathan Freedman:

    This is a major, major problem.

How to pronounce major?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say major in sign language?

  1. major

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#638major
#2673minor
#2758junior
#2766secondary
#12511peanut
#18771underage
#20267insignificant

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