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English adjective: least

1. least the superlative of `little' that can be used with mass nouns and is usually preceded by `the'; a quantifier meaning smallest in amount or extent or degree


SamplesDidn't care the least bit.
He has the least talent of anyone.


Domain usagesuperlative


Antonymsmost


English noun: least

1. least (cognition) something that is of no importance


SamplesIt is the least I can do.
That is the least of my concerns.


Broader (hypernym)affair, matter, thing


English adverb: least

1. least used to form the superlative


SamplesThe garter snake is the least dangerous snake.


Synonymsto the lowest degree


Antonymsmost, to the highest degree









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