at\ the\ most

at\ the\ most
• at (the) most
adv. phr.
By the largest or most generous guess; at the upper limit; by the maximum account; not more than; at best; at worst.

It was a minor offense at most.

He had been gone 15 minutes at the most.

Their new house lot is a quarter acre at most.

Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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