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English definition of “be no mean feat”

be no mean feat

informal
C2 to be a great achievement: Getting the job finished in under a week was no mean feat.Success and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailures
(Definition of be no mean feat from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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