none other than

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Definition of none other than

used to show that one is surprised or impressed by the person or thing one is about to mentionIt turns out I was sitting next to none other than the founder of the magazine.

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“None other than.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/none%20other%20than. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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