Which option fits best in the following question?

He hasn't the ____________ idea of the problems involved.

  1. weakest
  2. faintest
  3. most minute
  4. feeblest

And what does the sentence mean? All the options seem synonym .


The idiomatic expression you may be looking for is

He hasn't the faintest idea of the problems involved.

Although they can be considered to be synonyms of each other, your other alternatives will sound awkward to a native ear since they are usually associated with other nouns

weakest link
most minute detail
feeblest mind

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