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minos [mí.nus.] : few (adj.); less (adj.); discount (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: menos: less ]

Derivatives of minos

n. (group)1. fewa small elite group.; "it was designed for the discriminating few"
~ elite, elite groupa group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status.
adj. 2. fewa quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `a'; a small but indefinite number.; "a few weeks ago"; "a few more wagons than usual"; "an invalid's pleasures are few and far between"; "few roses were still blooming"; "few women have led troops in battle"
~ a couple of, a fewmore than one but indefinitely small in number.; "a few roses"; "a couple of roses"
~ hardly avery few.; "hardly a man is now alive who remembers that famous date and year"
~ fewer(comparative of `few' used with count nouns) quantifier meaning a smaller number of.; "fewer birds came this year"; "the birds are fewer this year"; "fewer trains were late"
~ somequantifier; used with either mass nouns or plural count nouns to indicate an unspecified number or quantity.; "have some milk"; "some roses were still blooming"; "having some friends over"; "some apples"; "some paper"
adj. 1. less(comparative of `little' usually used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning not as great in amount or degree.; "of less importance"; "less time to spend with the family"; "a shower uses less water"; "less than three years old"
~ comparative, comparative degreethe comparative form of an adjective or adverb.; "`faster' is the comparative of the adjective `fast'"; "`less famous' is the comparative degree of the adjective `famous'"; "`more surely' is the comparative of the adverb `surely'"
~ slight, little(quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some.; "little rain fell in May"; "gave it little thought"; "little time is left"; "we still have little money"; "a little hope remained"; "there's slight chance that it will work"; "there's a slight chance it will work"
adj. 2. less(usually preceded by `no') lower in quality.; "no less than perfect"
~ inferiorof low or inferior quality.
adj. 3. less(nonstandard in some uses but often idiomatic with measure phrases) fewer.; "less than three weeks"; "no less than 50 people attended"; "in 25 words or less"
~ fewer(comparative of `few' used with count nouns) quantifier meaning a smaller number of.; "fewer birds came this year"; "the birds are fewer this year"; "fewer trains were late"
adv. 4. less, to a lesser extentused to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs.; "less interesting"; "less expensive"; "less quickly"
adv. 5. lesscomparative of little.; "she walks less than she should"; "he works less these days"
n. (act)1. deduction, discount, price reductionthe act of reducing the selling price of merchandise.
~ reduction, step-down, diminution, decreasethe act of decreasing or reducing something.
n. (possession)2. bank discount, discount, discount rateinterest on an annual basis deducted in advance on a loan.
~ interest rate, rate of interestthe percentage of a sum of money charged for its use.
~ bank ratethe discount rate fixed by a central bank.
n. (possession)3. discount, rebatea refund of some fraction of the amount paid.
~ refundmoney returned to a payer.
~ rent-rebatea rebate on rent given by a local government authority.
n. (possession)4. deduction, discountan amount or percentage deducted.
~ allowance, adjustmentan amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances.; "an allowance for profit"
~ trade discounta discount from the list price of a commodity allowed by a manufacturer or wholesaler to a merchant.
v. (communication)5. brush aside, brush off, discount, dismiss, disregard, ignore, push asidebar from attention or consideration.; "She dismissed his advances"
~ cold-shoulder, slightpay no attention to, disrespect.; "She cold-shouldered her ex-fiance"
~ rejectrefuse to accept or acknowledge.; "I reject the idea of starting a war"; "The journal rejected the student's paper"
~ discreditcause to be distrusted or disbelieved.; "The paper discredited the politician with its nasty commentary"
~ shrug offminimize the importance of, brush aside.; "Jane shrugged off the news that her stock had fallen 3 points"
~ pass offdisregard.; "She passed off the insult"
~ flout, scofftreat with contemptuous disregard.; "flout the rules"
~ turn a blind eyerefuse to acknowledge.; "He turns a blind eye to the injustices in his office"
~ laugh away, laugh offdeal with a problem by laughing or pretending to be amused by it.; "She laughs away all these problems"
~ disobligeignore someone's wishes.
v. (possession)6. discountgive a reduction in price on.; "I never discount these books-they sell like hot cakes"
~ allowgrant as a discount or in exchange.; "The camera store owner allowed me $50 on my old camera"
~ mark downreduce the price of.
~ rebategive a reduction in the price during a sale.; "The store is rebating refrigerators this week"