English version

not unless

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishnot unlessnot unlessonly if ‘Will you go with her?’ ‘Not unless she wants me to.’ unless
Examples from the Corpus
not unlessShe couldn't think how she was going to enter the Commercial Hotel, not unless accompanied or pushed.The old man had gone to bed with instructions not to be disturbed, not unless the plan failed.Nobody but nobody commented on Maggie's shapely form - not unless they wanted acid dripping on them from that sharp tongue.But she can never entirely master a human soul - not unless you consent to it!No, not unless you consider billionaire investor Warren Buffet a sucker.Nowhere to land, not unless you had a spaceship.Fedorov, not unless you see special reason.
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