minnow Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"minnow" in British English

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minnownoun [C]

uk   /ˈmɪn.əʊ/  us   /-oʊ/

minnow noun [C] (FISH)

a very ​smallfishfound in ​lakes and ​rivers

minnow noun [C] (PERSON/ORGANIZATION)

an ​organization or ​person that is not ​important and has little ​influence or ​power
(Definition of minnow from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"minnow" in American English

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minnownoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɪn·oʊ/
a very ​smallfishfound in ​lakes and ​rivers
(Definition of minnow from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"minnow" in Business English

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minnownoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmɪnəʊ/ informal
a ​person or ​organization that is not important and has little ​influence or ​power: The ​company is a minnow in the motor-racing ​world.
(Definition of minnow from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “minnow”
in Chinese (Simplified) 鱼, 米诺鱼…
in Chinese (Traditional) 魚, 米諾魚, 鰷魚…
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