Have little regard for, have a low opinion of, as in Bill doesn’t think much of the carpentry work in that house. The phrase not much has been used in this sense since the mid-1800s.
[not-ing-uh m or, U.S. often -ham] /ˈnɒt ɪŋ əm or, U.S. often -ˌhæm/ noun 1. a city in SW , in central England. 2. . /ˈnɒtɪŋəm/ noun 1. a city in N central England, administrative centre of Nottinghamshire, on the River Trent: scene of the outbreak of the Civil War (1642); famous for its associations […]
[not-ing-uh m-sheer, -sher or, U.S. often -ham-] /ˈnɒt ɪŋ əmˌʃɪər, -ʃər or, U.S. often -hæm-/ noun 1. a county in central England. 854 sq. mi. (2210 sq. km). /ˈnɒtɪŋəmˌʃɪə; -ʃə/ noun 1. an inland county of central England: generally low-lying, with part of the S Pennines and the remnant of Sherwood Forest in the east. […]
abbreviation 1. Nottingham
- Not to be sneezed at
adjective phrase Not to be underrated; of considerable value: It’s not a big salary, but still not to be sneezed at (1813+) Also, nothing to sneeze at. Not to be ignored or dismissed, as in It’s a great honor, not to be sneezed at, or That salary of his is nothing to sneeze at. This […]