the least of

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the least of

:something of the lowest importance, strength, value, etc.
  • That's the least of my worries/problems.
  • We had many things to consider, not the least of which was the safety of our children.

Word by Word Definitions

least play
  1. : superlative of little:1

  2. : lowest in importance or position

  3. : smallest in size or degree

  1. : one that is least

  1. : superlative of little:2

  2. : in the smallest or lowest degree


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