minor translation English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "minor" - English-Spanish dictionary

minor

adjective   /ˈmaɪ·nər/
not important or serious de poca importancia There are a few minor problems. He suffered only minor injuries.
→  Opposite major adj
(Definition 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.
(Definition of minor from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Luckily, no one was hurt. (Adverbs for starting sentences)
Luckily, no one was hurt. (Adverbs for starting sentences)
by ,
June 29, 2016
by Kate Woodford This week we’re looking at adverbs that we use to introduce sentences. We’ll begin with a set of adverbs that we use to show we are grateful for something that happened. Starting with a very common adverb, fortunately often introduces a sentence in which the speaker talks about a good thing that happened,

Read More 

Word of the Day

frenemy

a person who pretends to be your friend but is in fact an enemy

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More