How to Pronounce minion?

Correct pronunciation for the word "minion" is [mˈɪnɪən], [mˈɪnɪən], [m_ˈɪ_n_ɪ__ə_n].

"Minion" in context

Minion is a term most commonly used to refer to a small, loyal servant, often in the service of a more powerful being. It is a term most often seen in science fiction, fantasy and video game genres, often in the form of robots, cyborgs or other artificial construct. The term "minion" may also be used to describe any small follower or helper who serves and supports another, usually in a supportive role.

In popular culture, "Minion" is most commonly associated with the Despicable Me movie franchise.

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