Definition of at the (very) least
- He wanted to win the race, or at the least, to finish second.
- It will change your life or, at the very least, teach you something new.
- At the very least, she deserves to be heard.
: to a high degree : exceedingly
: in actual fact : truly
: exact, precise
: exactly suitable or necessary
: unqualified, sheer
: superlative of little:1
: lowest in importance or position
: smallest in size or degree
: one that is least
: superlative of little:2
: in the smallest or lowest degree
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