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English definition of “I need hardly do sth”

I need hardly do sth

formal
used to say that what you are going to say is obvious: I need hardly say what a pleasure it is to introduce our speaker. I need hardly remind you of the seriousness of the situation.
(Definition of I need hardly do sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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