• (a.) Inferior in bulk, degree, importance, etc.; less; smaller; of little account; as, minor divisions of a body.
  • (a.) Less by a semitone in interval or difference of pitch; as, a minor third.
  • (n.) A person of either sex who has not attained the age at which full civil rights are accorded; an infant; in England and the United States, one under twenty-one years of age.
  • (n.) The minor term, that is, the subject of the conclusion; also, the minor premise, that is, that premise which contains the minor term; in hypothetical syllogisms, the categorical premise. It is the second proposition of a regular syllogism, as in the following: Every act of injustice partakes of meanness; to take money from another by gaming is an act of injustice; therefore, the taking of money from another by gaming partakes of meanness.
  • (n.) A Minorite; a Franciscan friar.

Compare minor with other words:

minor vs. partial

minor vs. minow

mainor vs. minor

manor vs. minor

mine vs. minor

law vs. minor

minor vs. tiny

minor vs. serious

little vs. minor

minor vs. song

crucial vs. minor

minor vs. small

mild vs. minor

junior vs. minor

insignificant vs. minor

localized vs. minor

minor vs. pupillarity

low vs. minor

minor vs. slight

mayor vs. minor

minor vs. trivial

minor vs. owie

minor vs. stickle

diatonic vs. minor

juvenile vs. minor

miner vs. minor

minor vs. petty

minor vs. subsumption

ding vs. minor

minor vs. tonality

minor vs. preliminary

minor vs. nonage

minor vs. petit

minor vs. prang

infraction vs. minor

infancy vs. minor

minor vs. reader

minor vs. severe

minor vs. molest

mantissa vs. minor

minor vs. spheroid

fault vs. minor

diminish vs. minor

emancipate vs. minor

concentration vs. minor

caution vs. minor

minor vs. niggle

minor vs. moll

gambit vs. minor

guardian vs. minor

minor vs. minority

minor vs. minutia

minor vs. relative

minor vs. ward

infant vs. minor

groom vs. minor

minor vs. nymph

adult vs. minor

determinant vs. minor

minor vs. square

minor vs. university

college vs. minor

accountability vs. minor

minor vs. student

minor vs. responsibility

minor vs. scale

minor vs. nuance

grooming vs. minor

child vs. minor

imperfect vs. minor

minor vs. nuisance

major vs. minor