Translation of "minor" - English-Spanish dictionary

minor

adjective uk /ˈmaɪ·nər/ us /ˈmɑɪ·nər/

not important or serious

de poca importancia
There are a few minor problems.
He suffered only minor injuries.

Opposite

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

minor

adjective /ˈmainə/

less, or little, in importance, size etc

menor
Always halt when driving from a minor road on to a major road
She has to go into hospital for a minor operation.

(American) a secondary subject that a student chooses to study at university or college

secundario
Her major is in physics, but she has a minor in computer science.
minority /miˈno-, mӕiˈno-/ noun (plural minorities)

a small number; less than half

minoría
Only a minority of people live in the countryside
a racial/political minority.
be in the minority

to be in the smaller of two groups

estar en minoría
Women were in the minority at the meeting.

(Translation of “minor” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)