Monday, December 13, 2010

Taskmaster of the Minions

"You're treating me like a minion!"
said a very angry Boo, upon my telling him that he didn't finish all of his homework tonight. 

[min-yuhn]

–noun
1. a servile follower or subordinate of a person in power.
2. a favored or highly regarded person.
3. a minor official.
4. Printing . a 7-point type.

–adjective
5. dainty; elegant; trim; pretty.



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3 comments:

Priya said...

I didn't realize that "minion" has almost contradictory definitions. :)

Trisha said...

Hahahaha! That's hilarious! I still have the whole It's so fluffy scene stuck in my head.

Erin said...

I love it! Minion is an excellent word. Though I had no idea it was also an adjective, and with a definition that doesn't so much match the noun, at that!