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no (or little or small) wonder

Definition of no or little or small wonder in English:

It is not surprising: no wonder the waiters looked tired
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  • No wonder tots are frustrated, no wonder they lie on the floor kicking and hollering.
  • With comments like that, it is little wonder that the market was surprised by the sellout move.
  • It's no wonder that it is thought of as a dirty and degrading profession.
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