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English definition of “least”

least

quantifier     /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.Maximum and minimum
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.Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
(Definition of least quantifier from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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