greater when compared with others in size, number, importance, or seriousness
an officer of middle rank in the British or US army or marines orthe US airforce
a chief or special subject at a university
study as the chief subjects when doing a university degree
"she is a linguistics major"
"her major is linguistics"
"a major artist"
"a major role"
"a major contribution"
"a major improvement"
"a major break with tradition"
"a major misunderstanding"
"a major portion (a majority) of the population"
"a major portion of the winnings"
"his major field was mathematics"
"the key of D major"
"a major earthquake"
"a major hurricane"
"a major illness"
"She is majoring in linguistics"
He kept us in his charge for the major part of the day.
出自： R. K. Narayan
It's been a day of major catastrophes.
出自： C. Hampton
It's a very young cast, with only two really major adult parts.
出自： B. Reid
Are you majoring in English Literature?
He majored in International Politics at Harvard University.
In college I majored in natural science. What was your major?
Brian majored in economics.
International Business is my major.
I am a English major.
He majored in mathematics.
误 She is major than I am.
正 She is older than I am.
误 I majored English with a minor in French.
正 I majored in English minor in French.