# 'minus' 的定义

1. 连词

One minus one is zero.

They've been promised their full July salary minus the hardship payment.

2. 形容词

Minus before a number or quantity means that the number or quantity is less than zero.

The aircraft was subjected to temperatures of minus 65 degrees and plus 120 degrees.

3.

4. 介词

To be minus something means not to have that thing.

The film company collapsed, leaving Chris jobless and minus his life savings.

5. 可数名词

A minus is a disadvantage.

[informal] The minuses far outweigh that possible gain.

The plusses and minuses were about equal.

None of these minus points will have been mentioned.

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介词

1.

reduced by the subtraction of; less

four minus two

2. Informal

without; lacking

minus a toe

形容词

3.

indicating or involving subtraction

a minus sign

4.

negative

a minus quantity

6. Botany

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.

介词

形容词

Mathematical symbol: –3.

6. (postpositive) education

he received a B minus for his essay

7. botany

8.

denoting a negative electric charge

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## minus 的趋势

较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， minus 是1万个最常用词之一。

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## minus 的翻译

英式英语: minus
/ˈmaɪnəs/ PREPOSITION

You use

*minus*when you take one number away from another number.Three minus two is one.

- 美式英语: minus
- 阿拉伯语: نَاقِصٌ
- 巴西葡萄牙语: menos
- 简体中文: 没有
- 克罗地亚语: manje
- 捷克语: mínus
- 丹麦语: minus
- 荷兰语: minus
- 欧洲西班牙语: menos
- 芬兰语: miinus
- 法语: moins
- 德语: minus
- 希腊语: μείον
- 意大利语: meno
- 日语: ･･･を引いた
- 韩语: ...을 뺀
- 挪威语: minus
- 波兰语: bez minus
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: menos
- 罗马尼亚语: minus
- 俄语: минус
- 西班牙语: menos signo de sustracción
- 瑞典语: minus
- 泰语: ลบ
- 土耳其语: eksi
- 乌克兰语: мінус
- 越南语: trừ

- 美式英语: minus
- 巴西葡萄牙语: sinal de subtração
- 简体中文: 不利因素
- 欧洲西班牙语: desventaja
- 法语: inconvénient
- 德语: Nachteil
- 意大利语: svantaggio
- 日语: 不利な点
- 韩语: 불리한 점
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: sinal de subtração
- 西班牙语: desventaja

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## 学习资源

**minus**的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典

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