Translation of "minority" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /maɪˈnɒr·ə·ti/ us /məˈnɔr·ə·t̬i/ plural minorities

less than half of a group of people or things

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

(Translation of “minority” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)