little wonder

Definition of little wonder

  1. —used to say that something is not surprising They failed to realize how costly the work would be. Little wonder, then, that their plan was rejected.

Word by Word Definitions

littleplay
  1. :  not big: such as

    :  small in size or extent :  tiny

    :  young

  1. :  in only a small quantity or degree :  slightly

    :  not at all

    :  rarely, infrequently

  1. :  a small amount, quantity, or degree

    :  practically nothing

    :  a short time

wonderplay
  1. :  a cause of astonishment or admiration :  marvel

    :  miracle

    :  the quality of exciting amazed admiration

  1. :  to be in a state of wonder

    :  to feel surprise

    :  to feel curiosity or doubt

  1. :  wondrous, wonderful: such as

    :  exciting amazement or admiration

    :  effective or efficient far beyond anything previously known or anticipated


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