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Synonyms for almost
ˈɔl moʊst, ɔlˈmoʊstal·most

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. almostadverb

    Very close

    In all the submissions, they found four papers that were clearly worth publishing and another dozen almosts.

    Synonyms:
    nigh

  2. almostadverb

    Not quite

    Synonyms:
    nearly

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 2 votes

  1. about, almost, most, nearly, near, nigh, virtually, well-nighadverb

    (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but

    "the job is (just) about done"; "the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded"; "we're almost finished"; "the car all but ran her down"; "he nearly fainted"; "talked for nigh onto 2 hours"; "the recording is well-nigh perfect"; "virtually all the parties signed the contract"; "I was near exhausted by the run"; "most everyone agrees"

    Synonyms:
    well-nigh, virtually, closely, or so, intimately, roughly, just about, some, nigh, most, about, nearly, more or less, close, near, approximately, around, to the highest degree, close to

Dictionary of English Synonymes5.0 / 1 vote

  1. almostadjective

    Synonyms:
    nearly, toward, towards, well-nigh, all but, for the most part, not quite, within a little

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#92some
#127most
#426around
#735close
#852fast
#989near
#1214almost
#1597pretty
#2248approximately
#2512nearly
#4584closely
#6082virtually
#6787hardly
#8208barely
#8322roughly
#10988practically
#12709pres
#21962scarcely
#30261intimately
#33696nigh
#46185casi

How to use almost in a sentence?

  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    The President is almost self-impeaching because The President is every day demonstrating more obstruction and disrespect for Congress' legitimate role to subpoena.

  2. Nicholas Colas:

    Bottom line : yes, options markets are twitchily expecting the next big crack in Nicholas Colas stocks, but they have been doing that since 2014, and the SP has almost doubled during that time.

  3. Eric Wakker:

    The IOI case cost us six years and I almost fired myself over the lack of progress in 2013, when I realized... the system was crooked.

  4. Aly Raisman:

    You know what, someone brought this up the other day and they said he’s going to jail for almost like a year for each survivor, so when you put it in that perspective, it’s really not enough, it would be like for the abuse he did there’s been so many girls that have come forward. It’s like he got one year for each person, like that’s not enough, you know what I mean?

  5. Jean-Yves Le Drian:

    The threats remain and we have to protect ourselves from them. It is an internal operation that will mobilize almost as many men as we have in our overseas operations.


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