lowest common denominator
 Trending Now: More Trending:
 veteran, Veterans Day referendum blowhard epistemic apoplectic
 ALL
First Known Use of lowest common denominator
1854
LOWEST COMMON DENOMINATOR Defined for English Language Learners
lowest common denominator
Definition of lowest common denominator for English Language Learners

mathematics : the smallest number that can be divided exactly by all the numbers below the lines in a group of two or more fractions

—used to say that the quality of something is poor because it is designed or intended to appeal to the largest possible number of people
LOWEST COMMON DENOMINATOR Defined for Kids
lowest common denominator
Definition of lowest common denominator for Students
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up lowest common denominator? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).