no fewer than

idiom

: at least
used to suggest that a number or amount is surprisingly large
No fewer than 1,000 people attended the meeting.
No fewer than 80 percent of registered voters turned out for the primary.

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Recent Examples on the Web And Creed kept the winning streak going with 2001’s Weathered, which spawned no fewer than six singles, two of which soared into the Billboard Hot 100 As a measure of the Grammy-winning band’s enduring popularity, Creed’s 2004 Greatest Hits went double-platinum and received a vinyl reissue in May. Bill Kopp, SPIN, 15 July 2024 In fact, some analysts have argued that the air force needs no fewer than 256 of these penetrating strike bombers to carry out a sustainable campaign against a peer competitor. Robert C. O’Brien, Foreign Affairs, 18 June 2024 By the end of the weekend, all of Hollywood was wondering how the opening might impact Horizon: An American Saga — Chapter Two, which is set to open in no fewer than six weeks on Aug. 16 (tickets are already on sale). Pamela McClintock, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 July 2024 DeChambeau was surrounded by high-tech equipment and no fewer than six members of his team. Rick Maese, Washington Post, 16 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for no fewer than 

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“No fewer than.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/no%20fewer%20than. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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