nearly definition

  • adverb:
    • Almost but not quite: The layer almost meets.
    • In a detailed fashion; intimately: a matter almost influencing our interests.
    • practically, although not rather; slightly lacking
    • intimately; closely
    • In a near way; not remotely; closely; intimately; virtually.
    • (of activities or says) somewhat lacking or not rather accomplished; all but
    • in an in depth way
  • others:
    • close by; in close proximity; at no long way; ergo, narrowly; with close scrutiny.
    • Closely: as, two persons nearly relevant.
    • Intimately; pressingly; with an in depth relation to one's interest or delight.
    • Within a little of; almost: as, nearly twenty; the prisoner nearly escaped; nearly dead with cold.
    • With niggardliness or parsimony.
    • precisely; exactly.

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