minor miracle

Definition of minor miracle

  1. :  something good that is not very likely to happen but does happen Doctors described her recovery as a minor miracle.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  inferior in importance, size, or degree :  comparatively unimportant

    :  not having reached majority (see majority 2)

    :  having half steps between the second and third, the fifth and sixth, and sometimes the seventh and eighth degrees

  1. :  a person who is not yet old enough to have the rights of an adult

    :  a minor musical interval, scale, key, or mode

    :  a minor academic subject

  1. :  to take courses in a minor subject

  1. :  an extraordinary event manifesting divine intervention in human affairs

    :  an extremely outstanding or unusual event, thing, or accomplishment

    :  a divinely natural phenomenon experienced humanly as the fulfillment of spiritual law

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