leave nothing to be desired

Definition of leave nothing to be desired

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

Word by Word Definitions

leaveplay
  1. :  bequeath, devise

    :  to have remaining after one's death

    :  to cause to remain as a trace or aftereffect

  1. :  permission to do something

    :  authorized especially extended absence from duty or employment

    :  an act of leaving :  departure

  1. :  leaf

nothingplay
  1. :  not any thing :  no thing

    :  no part

    :  one of no interest, value, or consequence

  1. :  not at all :  in no degree

  1. :  something that does not exist

    :  the absence of all magnitude or quantity

    :  zero

  1. :  of no account :  worthless

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

    :  to express a wish for :  request

    :  to express a wish to :  ask

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

    :  longing, craving

    :  sexual urge or appetite


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