Word:

Least

Pronunciation: lēst
a.1.Smallest, either in size or degree; shortest; lowest; most unimportant; as, the least insect; the least mercy; the least space.
I am the least of the apostles.
- 1 Cor. xv. 9.
At least
at the least estimate, consideration, chance, etc.; being no less than; hence, at any rate; at all events; even. See However.
adv.1.In the smallest or lowest degree; in a degree below all others; as, to reward those who least deserve it.
conj.1.See Lest, conj.
Adj.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; "didn't care the least bit"; "he has the least talent of anyone"
Antonyms:
most - the superlative of `much' that can be used with mass nouns and is usually preceded by `the'; a quantifier meaning the greatest in amount or extent or degree; "made the most money he could"; "what attracts the most attention?"; "made the most of a bad deal"
2.least - minimal in magnitude; "lowest wages"; "the least amount of fat allowed"; "the smallest amount"
Synonyms: lowest, smallest
3.least - having or being distinguished by diminutive size; "the least bittern"
Synonyms: littlest, smallest
Adv.1.least - used to form the superlative; "The garter snake is the least dangerous snake"
Antonyms:
most, to the highest degree - used to form the superlative; "the king cobra is the most dangerous snake"
at a disadvantage, at the nadir, below, below the mark, few, homely, humble, humble-looking, humble-visaged, humblest, in the gutter, inglorious, innocuous, least of all, less, littlest, low, lowest, lowliest, lowly, mean, minim, minority, minority group, modest, plain, poor, short of, shortest, simple, slightest, small, teachable, the few, the minority, under, under par, undistinguished, unimportant, unpretentious, we happy few
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