how to pronounce minion

/ˈmɪnjən/

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minion is pronounced in two syllables

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mɪnjən

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An example use of minion in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… oh my little minion its baseball bat …”

meanings of minion

noun:

  1. A loyal servant of another, usually a more powerful being.
  2. The size of type between nonpareil and brevier, standardized as 7-point.
  3. A loved one; one highly esteemed and favoured.
  4. An ancient form of ordnance with a calibre of about three inches.
  5. A sycophantic follower.
  6. Obsolete form of minimum.

adjective:

  1. Favoured, beloved; "pet".

words that rhyme with minion

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