Bedeutung von “minority” im Essential American English Dictionary

minority

noun us /məˈnɔr·ɪ·t̬i, məˈnɑr·ɪ·t̬i/ plural minorities

less than half of a group of people or things:

The violence was caused by a small minority of soccer fans.
I agreed to the suggestion, but I was in the minority.
→ Opposite majority

(Definition von “minority” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)