leave nothing to be desired

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of leave nothing to be desired

:to be excellent
  • The food leaves nothing to be desired.

Word by Word Definitions

leave play
  1. : bequeath, devise

  2. : to have remaining after one's death

  3. : to cause to remain as a trace or aftereffect

  1. : permission to do something

  2. : authorized especially extended absence from duty or employment

  3. : an act of leaving : departure

  1. : leaf

nothing play
  1. : not any thing : no thing

  2. : no part

  3. : one of no interest, value, or consequence

  1. : not at all : in no degree

  1. : something that does not exist

  2. : the absence of all magnitude or quantity

  3. : nothingness, nonexistence

  1. : of no account : worthless

desire play desired
  1. : to long or hope for : exhibit or feel desire for

  2. : to express a wish for : request

  3. : to express a wish to : ask

  1. : conscious impulse (see 2impulse 3) toward something that promises enjoyment or satisfaction in its attainment

  2. : longing, craving

  3. : sexual urge or appetite


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