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English definition of “minion”

minion

noun [C]     /ˈmɪn.jən/ usually disapproving
a person who is not important and who has to do what another person of higher rank orders them to do: He sent one of his minions to do something about it.Servants, slaves and underlings
(Definition of minion noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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