none other than


none other than
it could be no one but (him/her)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • none other than — (someone/something) the very famous or important person or thing. The speech was given by none other than the vice president. The biggest surprise was that the false report was written by none other than the company s own legal department.… …   New idioms dictionary

  • none other (than) — phrase used for expressing surprise that a particular person, often someone famous, has done something or is connected with something The songwriters are none other than Sir Tim Rice and Sir Elton John. Thesaurus: ways of saying that you are… …   Useful english dictionary

  • none other than — used to emphasize the surprising identity of a person or thing her first customer was none other than Henry du Pont * * * none other than used to show that you are surprised or impressed by the person or thing you are about to mention It turns… …   Useful english dictionary

  • none other than — used to emphasize the surprising identity of a person or thing. → none …   English new terms dictionary

  • none other than someone — none other than (someone/something) the very famous or important person or thing. The speech was given by none other than the vice president. The biggest surprise was that the false report was written by none other than the company s own legal… …   New idioms dictionary

  • none other than something — none other than (someone/something) the very famous or important person or thing. The speech was given by none other than the vice president. The biggest surprise was that the false report was written by none other than the company s own legal… …   New idioms dictionary

  • none other — (often with than) no other person • • • Main Entry: ↑none …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Irish (in Countries Other Than Ireland) —     The Irish (in countries other than Ireland)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Irish (in countries other than Ireland)     I. IN THE UNITED STATES     Who were the first Irish to land on the American continent and the time of their arrival are …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Truly She Is None Other — Infobox Album | Name = Truly She Is None Other Type = Album Artist = Holly Golightly Released = 04 August 2003 Recorded = Genre = Indie, Rock Length = 41:13 Label = Damaged Goods Producer = Holly Golightly Liam Watson Reviews = * Allmusic… …   Wikipedia

  • none — [ nʌn ] function word, quantifier *** None can be used in the following ways: as a pronoun: I asked for some more cake, but there was none left. (followed by of ): None of my friends will help me. as an adverb: She pushed him none too gently back …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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