Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. Informal In any event; at least.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. "at least".
  • adv. minimally

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • At least: formerly used with at, with the same force.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. if nothing else (`leastwise' is informal and `leastways' is colloquial)

Etymologies

least +‎ -wise (Wiktionary)

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