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English definition of “be nothing short of...”

be nothing short of...

used to emphasize a situation , quality , or type of behaviour : The party was nothing short of a disaster . Her behaviour was nothing short of rude . His achievements as a political reformer have been nothing short of miraculous .Intensifying expressions Grammar:No one, nobody, nothing, nowhereNo one, nobody, nothing and nowhere are indefinite pronouns.
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