Definition of Minor role

1. Noun. A small role.

Exact synonyms: Bit Part
Generic synonyms: Character, Part, Persona, Role, Theatrical Role
Specialized synonyms: Soubrette



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Minor Role

minor league
minor leaguer
minor leagues
minor lymphocyte stimulatory antigens
minor lymphocyte stimulatory loci
minor mode
minor motor seizure
minor ninth
minor ninths
minor operation
minor planet
minor planets
minor premise
minor premises
minor premiss
minor role (current term)
minor salivary gland
minor salivary glands
minor scale
minor second
minor seconds
minor seventh
minor seventh chord
minor seventh chords
minor sevenths
minor sixth
minor sixths
minor sublingual ducts
minor suit
minor surgery

Literary usage of Minor role

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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 ..."

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