the least of someone's worries

Definition of the least of someone's worries

  1. :  a problem that is less of a concern than another one Her torn skirt was the least of her worries. Where was her missing luggage?

Word by Word Definitions

leastplay
  1. : superlative of1little

    :  lowest in importance or position

    :  smallest in size or degree

  1. :  one that is least

  1. : superlative of2little

    :  in the smallest or lowest degree

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

worryplay worries
  1. :  choke, strangle

    :  to harass by tearing, biting, or snapping especially at the throat

    :  to shake or pull at with the teeth

  1. :  mental distress or agitation resulting from concern usually for something impending or anticipated :  anxiety

    :  an instance or occurrence of such distress or agitation

    :  a cause of worry :  trouble, difficulty


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