Definitions For Minute

noun

  • Distance measured by the time taken to cover it
  • A short note
  • A unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
  • A unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour
  • A particular point in time
  • An indefinitely short time
  • A unit of time equal to 60 seconds : one 60th of an hour
  • A brief period of time
  • The distance that can be traveled in a minute

adjective

  • Characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination
  • Infinitely or immeasurably small

verb

  • Very small
  • Very complete and precise

Is Minute a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
11

The word Minute is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Minute in a Sentence

  • Bake the cake for 25–30 minutes.
  • We waited for several minutes, but no one came to the door.
  • I saw him a minute ago.
  • There were minute particles of dust in the air.
  • The test detected minute amounts of contamination.
  • The equipment is able to detect the minutest errors.

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