(orig. US) small-scale, modest.
|More Ex-Tank Tales 54: I didn’t feel like standing for that – not from any Class Y, minor league town like Cincinnati.|
|Harder They Fall (1971) 33: I was a little surprised that Nick [...] would get himself involved with a minor league thief.|
|Honest Rainmaker (1991) 5: That then distinctly minor-league city.|
|Gentleman Junkie (1961) 119: I felt like a minor-league Herbert Philbrick, spying on all my friends.‘Sally in Our Alley’ in|
|Mojo and the Russians 21: ‘This turkey’s little skirmish with Drusilla Gorilla is minor league in the big ball game of L-I-F-E’.|
|Fixx 46: There are more than a few minor-league achievers all over the world.|
|Big Ask 164: But Jack Butler was a minor-league player [...] he represented no threat.|