nothing less than
Definition of nothing less than
1 —used to give emphasis to a description The idea is nothing less than revolutionary.
2 —used to say that something is the least that a situation, person, etc., requires or will accept He demands nothing less than the best service. I want nothing less than a full refund! This job requires nothing less than our best effort.
Word by Word Definitions
: not any thing : no thing
: no part
: one of no interest, value, or consequence
: not at all : in no degree
: something that does not exist
: the absence of all magnitude or quantity
: of no account : worthless
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