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minion
American English: /ˈmɪnjən/
British English: /ˈmɪnjən/

Translation of minion in Spanish:

noun

  • (underling) [literary]
    subalterno, (-na) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • How can Ministers, mandarins, and minions be kept away from cricket matches meant for the paying public?
    • Why, then, insist that the minions should be happy to have suffered under colonial rule?
    • It was especially interesting to see how these minions went into overdrive after the recent Loyalist riots.

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