The definition of a minion is an unimportant person who follows or serves someone more important.(noun)
An example of a minion is a maid who takes care of a queen or king.
See minion in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr mignon, favorite, darling: see mignon
See minion in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French mignon, darling
Origin: , from Old French mignot, mignon.
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