Definition of 'minnow'
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We were talking big fish and minnows and what points differential would qualify as a respectable defeat. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There was also interest in biotech minnows. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They are minnows in a world of sharks when the scrum is introduced. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It may be a relative minnow, but when it comes to quality of life and local colour it's in a different league. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Rarely. minnow is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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