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English definition of “like nothing (else) on earth”

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like nothing (else) on earth

very strange, unusual, or unpleasant: With his make-up and strange clothes, he looked like nothing on earth.
Translations of “like nothing (else) on earth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 極其古怪, 極不尋常, 非常糟糕…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极其古怪, 极不寻常, 非常糟糕…
(Definition of like nothing (else) on earth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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