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Origin of minus
Words nearby minus
Example sentences from the Web for minuses
Howard Kurtz on the pluses and minuses of potential Mitt running mates after his decisive win in New Hampshire.Mitt Romney’s Dilemma: Picking a Running Mate if He’s the GOP Nominee|Howard Kurtz|January 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
So Silicon Valley is destined to become a technological metropolis and there are pluses and minuses to that.From the Archives: Steve Jobs on the Birth of the Mac|Tom Zito|October 6, 2011|DAILY BEAST
"I don't sit around calculating the political pluses and minuses of every word I utter," Daniels said.
For the majority of the art world, the pluses for using apps continue to far outweigh the minuses.
Only the most expert examiner should limit his record to pluses and minuses.Condensed Guide for the Stanford Revision of the Binet-Simon Intelligence Tests|Lewis Madison Terman
Peace cannot be reached by the simple addition of pluses and elimination of minuses from life.Introduction to the Science of Sociology|Robert E. Park
Life must be studied not from the pluses alone, but from the minuses too.Letters of Anton Chekhov|Anton Chekhov
British Dictionary definitions for minuses
- indicating or involving subtractiona minus sign
- Also: negative having a value or designating a quantity less than zeroa minus number