nothing to sneeze at

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nothing to sneeze at

Not something that should be ignored, dismissed, or treated with disdain; something that is not inconsequential. She never really had a chance of winning, but the amount of votes she managed to muster is truly nothing to sneeze at. Sure, a hundred bucks isn't a huge amount to have won, but it's definitely nothing to sneeze at!
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nothing to sneeze at

 and nothing to be sneezed
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nothing to sneeze at

n. no small amount of money; something not inconsequential. It’s not a lot of money, but it’s nothing to sneeze at.
See also: nothing, sneeze
References in classic literature ?
Well," ejaculated the staring Major, "I never heard before that a service revolver was a thing to be sneezed at.