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  1. approximately, about, close to, just about, some, roughly, more or less, around, or soadverb

    (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct

    "lasted approximately an hour"; "in just about a minute"; "he's about 30 years old"; "I've had about all I can stand"; "we meet about once a month"; "some forty people came"; "weighs around a hundred pounds"; "roughly $3,000"; "holds 3 gallons, more or less"; "20 or so people were at the party"

    Synonyms:
    well-nigh, rough, virtually, somewhat, slightly, or so, roughly, just about, some, nigh, most, about, nearly, more or less, almost, near, approximately, around, round

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  1. Chan Woong-jeon:

    What we are worried about now is that when kids go to school, they're naturally physically close to their friends and they have to eat together so they may be infected with coronavirus.

  2. Anne Schuchat:

    Measles is extremely contagious, if one person has it, 90 percent of the [unvaccinated] people close to the person who has it will also become infected.

  3. John Shirley:

    Weekends are a bit like rainbows they look good from a distance but disappear when you get up close to them.

  4. President Trump:

    This is something that has to be discussed. And, as you know, there are tremendous numbers of people -- whether it's 47 % or close to 50 % -- that don't pay taxes and that don't pay income taxes, and probably lots of other taxes.

  5. Matheson Chief Executive Ted Farnsworth:

    We are so far ahead of other people who were out there who paved the road like Spotify, who burned billions of dollars a year, and we're not even close to that.

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