have little/nothing to recommend him/her/it

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: to have little/nothing to make him/her/it seem attractive or good He has little/nothing to recommend him as a political candidate.

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“Have little/nothing to recommend him/her/it.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20little%2Fnothing%20to%20recommend%20him%2Fher%2Fit. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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