Hindi translation of least
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Definitions and TranslationsLeast is often considered to be the superlative form of little.
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.न्यूनतम/सबसे कम/अल्पतम ⇒ 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.सबसे कम ⇒ 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.खैरचाहे जो होकम से कम ⇒ At least we know he is still alive.
You can use in the least and the least bit to emphasize a negative.जरा भी ⇒ 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