never mind


never mind

conjunction

Definition of NEVER MIND

:  much less, let alone —used especially in negative contexts to add to one term another denoting something less likely <with this knee I can hardly walk, never mind run>

Examples of NEVER MIND

  1. <I have a hard enough time getting out of bed before sunrise, never mind getting to work so early.>

First Known Use of NEVER MIND

1954

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