Meaning of “least” - Learner’s Dictionary


quantifier us uk /liːst/

B2 the smallest amount:

She earns the least money of all of us.
Jake had more experience than anyone else and I probably had the least.
to say the least

used to emphasize that you could have said something in a much stronger way:

We were surprised, to say the least.

(Definition of “least quantifier” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)