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English definition of “not to be sneezed at”

not to be sneezed at

informal
If you say that something, especially an amount of money, is not to be sneezed at, you mean that it is a large enough amount to be worth having: Well, a five percent pay increase means an extra £700 a year, which is not to be sneezed at!Large amounts of moneySmall amounts of money
(Definition of not to be sneezed at from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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