almost definition

  • adverb:
    • a little lacking; not quite; nearly: very nearly time and energy to get; was very nearly asleep; had practically done. See Usage Note at nothing.
    • Very near
    • not exactly
    • almost; well nigh; all but; for greatest part.
    • (of actions or states) slightly in short supply of or perhaps not rather accomplished; all but
    • a little lacking; not exactly; nearly: virtually time and energy to get; ended up being very nearly asleep; had almost finished. See Usage Note at nothing.
    • extremely near
    • not exactly
    • Nearly; well nigh; all but; the biggest part.
    • (of activities or says) somewhat in short supply of or perhaps not very accomplished; all but
  • noun:
    • Something or someone that doesn't quite make it.
    • Something or some body it doesn't very succeed.
  • others:
    • the majority of; typically; mainly.
    • almost; well-nigh; all but.
    • most; in most cases; mostly.
    • nearly; well-nigh; all but.

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