Keywords: minus

Sign Definition

As a Noun

1. The sign (-) which is put between two numbers in order to show that the second number is being subtracted from the first number. English = minus sign.

As Modifier

1. Used between two numbers when you are doing mathematical operations to show that you are about to subtract the second number from the first. English = minus.
2. Used before a number when talking about the weather and temperatures to mean a temperature below zero degrees. English = minus.