Definition of major verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

major

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈmeɪdʒə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪdʒər//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they major
BrE BrE//ˈmeɪdʒə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪdʒər//
 
he / she / it majors
BrE BrE//ˈmeɪdʒəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪdʒərz//
 
past simple majored
BrE BrE//ˈmeɪdʒəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪdʒərd//
 
past participle majored
BrE BrE//ˈmeɪdʒəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪdʒərd//
 
-ing form majoring
BrE BrE//ˈmeɪdʒərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪdʒərɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin Middle English: from Latin, comparative of magnus ‘great’; perhaps influenced by French majeur. Phrasal Verbsmajor in somethingmajor on something
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: major