be nothing if not

used for emphasizing that someone or something has a lot of a particular quality

He is nothing if not enthusiastic.


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • nothing if not something — nothing if not (something) this more than anything else. She is nothing if not ambitious …   New idioms dictionary

  • nothing if not — (something) this more than anything else. She is nothing if not ambitious …   New idioms dictionary

  • nothing if not — phrasal : above all : extremely nothing if not persistent J.D.Carr * * * nothing if not 1. Primarily, above all 2. At the very least • • • Main Entry: ↑nothing * * * ˈnothing if not …   Useful english dictionary

  • nothing if not — {adv. phr.} Without doubt; certainly. * /With its bright furnishings, flowers, and sunny windows, the new hospital dayroom is nothing if not cheerful./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • nothing if not — {adv. phr.} Without doubt; certainly. * /With its bright furnishings, flowers, and sunny windows, the new hospital dayroom is nothing if not cheerful./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • nothing\ if\ not — adv. phr. Without doubt; certainly. With its bright furnishings, flowers, and sunny windows, the new hospital dayroom is nothing if not cheerful …   Словарь американских идиом

  • nothing if not — without doubt, certainly He is nothing if not punctual. He has never been late in his seven years with this company …   Idioms and examples

  • be nothing if not — phrase used for emphasizing that someone or something has a lot of a particular quality He is nothing if not enthusiastic. Thesaurus: words used to describe someone s personalityhyponym general words for a person s charactersynonym Main entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • nothing — [nuth′iŋ] pron. [ME < OE na thing, nan thing] 1. a) no thing; not anything; naught b) no part, element, trace, etc. [nothing of kindness in him] 2. a) something of little or no value, seriousness, etc.; trifle …   English World dictionary

  • nothing loath — Not at all unwilling • • • Main Entry: ↑loath * * * quite willing …   Useful english dictionary


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