no less than

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of no less than

:at least used to suggest that a number or amount is surprisingly large
  • No less than half the students failed the test.
  • She has had no less than a dozen job offers.

Word by Word Definitions

less play
  1. : comparative of little:1

  2. : constituting a more limited number or amount

  3. : of lower rank, degree, or importance

  1. : comparative of little:2

  2. : to a lesser extent or degree

  1. : a smaller portion or quantity

  2. : something of less importance

  1. : diminished by : minus

  1. : destitute of : not having

  2. : unable to be acted on or to act (in a specified way)


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