Definition of Minor role
1. Noun. A small role.
Generic synonyms: Character, Part, Persona, Role, Theatrical Role
Specialized synonyms: Soubrette
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Literary usage of Minor role
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Last Chance in Manchuria: The Diary of Chang Kia-Ngau by Kia-ngau Chang, Donald G. Gillin, Ramon Hawley Myers (1989)
"In the opposite situation, the Soviets should play the major role, and the Chinese, the minor role. The aim of this is to give the Chinese the opportunity ..."
2. Trade, Agriculture And Development: Policies Working Together by Oecd Global Forum on Agriculture (2006)
"These findings reflect the minor role that these countries play in agricultural trade and the relatively minor role of agricultural trade in their economies ..."
3. Military Italy by Charles à Court Repington, fl Charles Martel (1884)
"If we admit only the minor role of the first line of resistance, namely that of retarding the ... Again, supposing that the effects of this minor role ..."
4. A Technical Aassistance Manual on the Employment Provisions (Title I) of the ... (1993)
"Identifying specific pathogens and separating them according to whether infected food workers play a major or minor role may be helpful in guiding medical ..."