nonminority

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noun non·mi·nor·i·ty \ ˌnän-mə-ˈnȯr-ə-tē , -mī- , -ˈnär- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of nonminority

plural nonminorities
:a person who is not a member of a social minority group
  • The district was also required to close the achievement gap between minorities and nonminorities and hire more minority teachers.
  • —Ashley A. Smith
  • often used before another noun
    • nonminority voters

First Known Use of nonminority

1947


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