be no mean feat

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be no mean feat

To be a considerably great, difficult, or noteworthy achievement or outcome. Defeating an incumbent president is no mean feat, but we feel confident that our candidate has what it takes. Well done, John. Getting an A+ on that exam was no mean feat!
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no mean feat

A considerably great, difficult, or noteworthy achievement or outcome. Defeating an incumbent president is no mean feat, but we feel confident that our candidate has what it takes. Well done, John. Getting an A+ on that exam was no mean feat!
See also: feat, mean, no
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Pushing a wheelchair is no mean feat I can assure you.
To win away in European football is no mean feat, but to score five goals in the process is superb.
It is no mean feat to make an art technically sophisticated -et subtly humane and compassionate, turning an instrument of instrumental reason to the soul's cure.