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major

  
1    better, bigger, chief, elder, greater, head, higher, larger, lead, leading, main, most, senior, superior, supreme, uppermost  
2    critical, crucial, grave, great, important, mega     (slang)   notable, outstanding, pre-eminent, radical, serious, significant, vital, weighty  
  
Antonyms     
   auxiliary, inconsequential, insignificant, lesser, minor, secondary, smaller, subordinate, trivial, unimportant  
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n.
one who solves people's problems
exp.
a problem, a trouble, a hiccup
the fly in the ointment that summer was the terrible weather: l' ennui cet été là fut le mauvais temps.
n.
the point where a minor change turns into a major and irreversible one
[Bus.] E.g. : Some have anticipated that social media would be the tipping point of web marketing.
id.
when sth sounds too good to be true and not as good as it seems to be and you suspect that there is a hidden problem
n.
Peeling the onion means going back in stages find out how a problem actually started.
n.
a clusterfuck means several problems occurring at the same time
Mainly US usage, very colloquial/vulgar
adj.
with a complex structure; difficult to approach; multiple problems generator
exp.
used to point out that small problems or unpleasant events can in the end help things get better
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