Meaning of “to put it mildly” in the English Dictionary

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"to put it mildly" in British English

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to put it mildly

used for saying that something is much more extreme than your words suggest:

It has been a remarkable day, to put it mildly.

(Definition of “to put it mildly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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