Synonyms for minor
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To choose or have an area of secondary concentration as a student in a college or university.
The physical appearance of a candidate is a minor factor in recruitment.
Of a scale which has lowered scale degrees three, six, and seven relative to major, but with the sixth and seventh not always lowered
a minor scale.
being the smaller of the two intervals denoted by the same ordinal number
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child, kid, youngster, minor, shaver, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, fry, nestlingadjective
a young person of either sex
"she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"
chela, kid, nestling, tiddler, pip-squeak, claw, electric razor, nipper, shaver, pincer, kidskin, boor, peasant, barbarian, squirt, churl, tyke, child, tike, small fry, youngster, electric shaver, baby bird, fry, baby
of lesser importance or stature or rank
"a minor poet"; "had a minor part in the play"; "a minor official"; "many of these hardy adventurers were minor noblemen"; "minor back roads"
lesser in scope or effect
"had minor differences"; "a minor disturbance"
inferior in number or size or amount
"a minor share of the profits"; "Ursa Minor"
of a scale or mode
"the minor keys"; "in B flat minor"
minor, nonaged, underageadjective
not of legal age
of lesser seriousness or danger
"suffered only minor injuries"; "some minor flooding"; "a minor tropical disturbance"
of your secondary field of academic concentration or specialization
of the younger of two boys with the same family name
warranting only temporal punishment
minor, modest, small, small-scale, pocket-size, pocket-sizedadjective
limited in size or scope
"a small business"; "a newspaper with a modest circulation"; "small-scale plans"; "a pocket-size country"
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List of paraphrases for "minor":
minors, small, slight, juvenile, underage, under-age, juveniles, secondary, mild, petty, low, miner, mineurs, miners, small-scale, slightly, lesser, lower, child, less, light, little, insignificant, lightweight, minimal, marginal, unimportant, modest, trivial, lowest, simple, children, under-aged, non-substantial
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Florida Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz doesn't seem to be named nor referenced in Mr. Greenberg's plea, florida Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz has never had sex with a minor and has never paid for sex. Mr. Greenberg has now pleaded guilty to falsely accusing someone else of sex with a minor. That person was innocent. So is Florida Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz.
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
Part of our strategy is to secure future franchises and we are working hard ... to do that. Like any strategy sometimes there's a minor setback here or a minor setback there but our strategy remains undeterred.
Otherwise, MLB clubs will be free to affiliate with any minor league team or potential team in the United States, including independent league teams and cities which are not permitted to compete for an affiliate under the current agreement. Bernie Sanders TAKES SWINGS AT BATTING PRACTICE, MAKES PITCH FOR MINOR-LEAGUE TEAMS Former and current players told Fox News they are thankful for Bernie Sanders efforts and that the issue is getting the attention it deserves. Its exciting to see the issue kind of take political gain, its super important to keep baseball alive in small towns across the U.S..
The raid was successful. We pulled our troops out. We had two minor casualties, two minor injuries, to our soldiers but a very successful, flawless raid.
Translations for minor
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- plant dan oedWelsh
- mindre, mindreårig, bifag, ubetydelig, molDanish
- geringfügig, unbedeutend, moll, klein, geringer, Nebenfach, Minderjähriger, gering, Minderjährige, minderjährige PersonGerman
- ελάσσων, ήσσων, ασήμαντος, μινόρε, μικρήGreek
- menor, menor de edadSpanish
- کسی که زیر سن قانونی استPersian
- vähämerkityksinen, sivuaineopiskelija, alaikäinen, suorittaa, sivuaine, molli, vähäinenFinnish
- マイナー, 未成年者Japanese
- bijvak, onbelangrijk, minderjarigeDutch
- menor, menor de idadePortuguese
- незначительный, второстепе́нный, незначи́тельный, ма́лый, малоле́тний, [[непро́фильный]] [[предме́т]], несовершенноле́тний, мино́рныйRussian
- minör, küçük, reşit olmayan, ergin olmayan, tâlî, rüşte ermemiş, yardımcı, ikincilTurkish
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