minor-leaguer

minor-leaguer

[mahy-ner-lee-ger]
noun
1.
a member of a minor-league team.
2.
Informal. a person whose skill or ability is suited only to a minor league or to a minor role in life.

Origin:
1880–85, Americanism; minor league + -er1

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