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How to Pronounce minus?

Correct pronunciation for the word "minus" is [mˈa͡ɪnəs], [mˈa‍ɪnəs], [m_ˈaɪ_n_ə_s].

What are the misspellings for minus?

"Minus" in context

Minus is often referred to as subtraction, which is a mathematical operation that involves taking the difference between two numbers or quantities. It is one of the four fundamental operations in mathematics, along with addition, multiplication, and division. When subtracting a number from another number, the result is always smaller than the original number. Minus can also be used to denote a negative number, such as when someone has a minus 5 balance in their bank account. A minus sign is also used to designate a decreasing temperature or an area that's below sea level. Negative numbers are used in many areas such as science, finances, and physics.

What are similar-sounding words for minus?

Usage over time for minus:

This graph shows how "minus" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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