None other than

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Definition

The man responsible was none other than the president (himself)!: The man responsible was the president (himself)! The man responsible was no one else but the president (himself)! The man responsible was surprisingly the president (himself)!
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Examples

  • "Anyway, I am standing next to none other than entrepreneur Bruno Delavigne, who has just emerged from intense marathon negotiation sessions with the International Fruit Concern, Incorporated."
  • "A couple of months later, Susan was set to marry none other than Jean Marron!"
  • "You may be interested to know that the guests at my son's table included none other than Mr. Bruno Delavigne himself, C."

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