nothing to be sneezed at

nothing to be sneezed at

Not something that should be ignored, dismissed, or treated with disdain; something that is not inconsequential. The amount of votes she managed to muster is nothing to be sneezed at. Sure, a hundred bucks isn't a huge amount to have won, but it's definitely nothing to be sneezed at!
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The Croydon supermodel's willowy figure was ideal for showing off the unusual outfit - proving little-known designer Ona Saez's novel idea was nothing to be sneezed at.