Learn how to use least in a English sentence. Over 100 hand-picked examples.
In the 1950's, the Finns were cited as having one of the least healthy diets in the world.
In a dictionary like this one there should be at least two sentences with "fridge".
Even if your sentences were actually senseless, you at least have the luck to be able to form beautiful sentences.
My brother is very important. At least he thinks he is.
You should have locked, or at least closed, all the doors.
Your estimation of him is a little high, to say the least.
Chestnuts have to be boiled for at least fifteen minutes.
Friday is when I am least busy.
No matter how busy he was while living abroad, he never failed to write home to his parents at least once a week.
We must sleep at least eight hours a day.
Charles always takes the line of least resistance.
You should brush your teeth at least twice a day.
I used to go to plays at least once a week in London.
To investigate the incident would take us at least three weeks.
No one has shown up as yet, but we're expecting at least 50 students.
At first they think they won't come to harm, although no smoker escapes at least the short-term effects.
I am grudged even the least bit of happiness.
Most Japanese eat rice at least once a day.
Snakes are animals I don't like in the least.
Peter talks with his parents in the United States on the phone at least once a week.
I'm not sure about Hawaii, where there are also many Japanese, but I do find that having at least some Japanese around can be reassuring. That's how I feel.
I would like the least expensive one.
No matter how busy you are, I think you should at least read a newspaper.
Every reporter sent his stories with the least possible delay.
I am not the least bit worried.
If not confidently, at least hopefully.
If I am dull, I am at least industrious.
It will cost at least 2000 yen to take a taxi.
It'll cost at least five dollars.
I'll need at least three days to translate that thesis.
The trip will take at least five days.
The trip will take at least a week.
The soldier was not in the least afraid to die.
I was not in the least surprised, for I had fully expected as much.
The place is worth visiting at least once.
The examination was not difficult in the least.
The painting will cost at least 1,000 dollars.
The movie is worth seeing at least two or three times.
The camera will cost at least $500.
She seems the least shy of the three.
It'll take at least one hour to go there.
You should have enough sense not to drink, at least during your illness.
At the very least, I'd like to be able to have everyday conversations.
He might at least apologize.
At least let me help with the table.
Jim says he goes jogging at least three times a week.
These books are worth reading at least once.
This is the least expensive method of all.
This man has been blind for five years at least.
It will take you at least half an hour to go from here to the city on foot.
He is much better at sports than me, to say the least.
You might at least say "thank you."
The talented young chess player is very bold. He deliberately lays himself open to attack, makes himself vulnerable and then checkmates his opponent when least expected.
You are not in the least happy.
Anybody with at least a two-digit IQ knows this was a politically biased choice.
"You must be tired after a long day." "No, not in the least."
"Do you mind if I smoke?" "Not in the least."
I am not in the least afraid of dogs.
Least said, soonest mended.
He is not a cheerful guy, to say the least.
It was a good dinner, to say the least.
He is not a good student, to say the least.
To say the least, he seems to be a bad person.
It is not good, to say the least.
He was rather careless to say the least.
Of all the possible reasons, he chose the least expected one.
Hong Kong is the least regulated economy in Asia.
I'm not in the least bit happy now.
It's not crowded at all today. This is the least crowded time of all.
There is not the least wind today.
Whom we love best to them we can say least.
They that govern the most make the least noise.
Please come to the counter at least an hour before your flight.
Last year, I saw at least fifty films.
Mary is the least studious of the three.
We all try to get together at least once a year.
We must sleep at least seven hours a day.
We made friends with at least ten Americans.
We should read one book a month at least.
It is not the least of life's ironies that this, which we all aim at, is better not quite achieved.
My daughter never fails to write to me at least once a week.
I am not in the least anxious about it.
I can walk at least two miles.
I have at least ten books.
I am not in the least surprised.
I am not in the least worried about it.
I am not in the least concerned about the result.
I am not in the least interested in the story.
I am not in the least interested in such a thing.
I'm not in the least interested in such things.
I'm not in the least afraid of it.
I like carrots least of all.
I'm not in the least afraid of snakes.
I do not doubt it in the least.
I'm not in the least worried.
I go to the library at least once a week.
I should finish my homework at least by Monday.
I became friends with at least 10 Americans.
I read at least one book every month.
I like math least of all.
I am not in the least afraid of his threats.