nothing to speak of

Idioms & Phrases

nothing to speak of

Not much, nothing worth mentioning, as in What's been happening in the stock market?Nothing to speak of, or They've done nothing to speak of about publicity. This expression was first recorded in 1582.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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