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English definition of “none other than sb/sth”

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none other than sb/sth

formal
said when you want to show that someone or something is a surprising or exciting choice or example: The first speech was given by none other than Clint Eastwood.
Translations of “none other than sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於表示吃驚或興奮)竟然,正是…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于表示吃惊或兴奋)竟然,正是…
(Definition of none other than sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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