Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Minor"

The meaning of "Minor" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Quite minor mean?
A: not very significant
Q: What does minor mean?
A: Minor ma dużo tłumaczeń. Znaczy też drugorzędna. I w tym znaczeniu będzie to Droga drugorzędna.

Example sentences using "Minor"

Q: Please show me example sentences with minor.
A: He mistyped a sentence. It was a minor error.
A person is considered a minor if he or she is under 18 years old.
The boy fell and scraped his knee. He got a minor bruise from his injury.
Q: Please show me example sentences with minor.
A: I was in a car accident recently. But it was only a minor fender-bender. No one was injured.

On the whole, your news article is well-written. A few minor edits will make it ready to go to print.

He is not a career criminal. He only has a minor misdemeanor on his criminal record.

This sonata by Beethoven is written in the key of G minor.

Q: Please show me example sentences with minor.
A: "Since he's under 18, he's a minor."
"Minors can't buy cigarettes."

Synonyms of "Minor" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between a minor and an adolescent ?
A minor is anyone under the age of 18
An adolescent is a teenager.. (usually around 13-17)
Q: What is the difference between minor and a bit ?
A: “Minor” means “less important” or “less significant”. “A bit” means “to some extent”.
Example sentences:
A bit: “I am a bit annoyed with you.”
Minor: “I have a minor chore to do.”
Q: What is the difference between minor and underage ?
A: minor means under 18

Underage means you do not meet the age requirement to do a particular activity.

Ex. Your are underage, you can not smoke

So you can be 20 but you are still underage in order to smoke in the US

Translations of "Minor"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? minor
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