if nothing else

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Definition of if nothing else

used to say that something is probably the only thing that is true, acceptable, desirable, or certain because there are no better/worse possibilities The food is cheap, if nothing else.If nothing else, there's the party (to go to) this evening.If nothing else, you should send him a card.

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“If nothing else.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/if%20nothing%20else. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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