Hindi translation of 'least'
least /liːst लीस्ट्/
1. adjective, adverb, pronoun
You use the least to mean a smaller amount or extent than anyone or anything else, or the smallest amount or extent possible.
If you like cheese, buy the ones with the least fat.
I'm the least experienced person.
We might get caught when we least expect it.
...the gap between the people earning the most and the people earning the least money.
You use least in structures where you are emphasizing that a particular situation or event is much less important or serious than other possible or actual ones.
Feeling sick is the least of her worries.
You use at least to say that a number, amount, or action is the minimum possible or likely, and that more may be possible. The forms at the least and at the very least are also used.
कम से कम
The menu features at least 15 different sorts of fish.
She could take a nice holiday at least.
You use at least when you are mentioning an advantage that still exists in a bad situation.
चाहे जो हो
कम से कम
At least we know he is still alive.
You can use in the least and the least bit to emphasize a negative.
I'm not like that at all. Not in the least.
Alice wasn't the least bit frightened.
You can use not least to emphasize an important example or reason.
खास तौर से
Dieting can be bad for you, not least because it is a cause of stress.
You can use to say the least to suggest that a situation is actually much more extreme or serious than you say it is.
कहने से कहीं ज्यादा
The food was basic to say the least.
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Example Sentences Including 'least'
Draginya sat in her chair by the smoking brazier from where she hardly ever seemed to move; at least in Mikel's company.TREASON KEEP (2001)
The moment of her darkest despair had passed, at least for now.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
He scrambled to his feet, managing to bow at least half a dozen times on the way up.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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'least' in Other Languages
- Arabic: الأَقَلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: menos
- Chinese: 最小的
- Croatian: najmanje
- Czech: nejmenší
- Danish: sidst
- Dutch: kleinste
- European Spanish: más mínimo
- Finnish: vähäisin
- French: minimum
- German: geringster geringste, geringstes
- Greek: ελάχιστος ελάχιστη
- Italian: minimo minima
- Japanese: 最も少ない
- Korean: 최소의
- Norwegian: minst
- Polish: najmniejszy najmniejsza
- Portuguese: menos
- Romanian: cel mai puțin cel mai puțin, cea mai puțină, cei mai puțini, cele mai puține
- Russian: наименьший наименьшая
- Spanish: más mínimo
- Swedish: minst
- Thai: น้อยที่สุด
- Turkish: en az
- Ukrainian: найменший
- Vietnamese: tối thiểu
Translation of least from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary