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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"

    well-nigh, rough, virtually, somewhat, slightly, or so, roughly, just about, some, nigh, most, about, nearly, almost, near, approximately, around, close to, round

  2. slightly, somewhat, more or lessadverb

    to a small degree or extent

    "his arguments were somewhat self-contradictory"; "the children argued because one slice of cake was slightly larger than the other"

    some, passably, slightly, just about, somewhat, slenderly, pretty, slimly, fairly, reasonably, middling, moderately, about, roughly, or so, approximately, around, close to, jolly

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  1. Peter Hotez:

    It was just open it up and then more or less business as usual, with a little bit of window dressing, this is not an abstract number of cases. Were seeing people pile into intensive care units.

  2. Doug Collins:

    I think more or less, theyre wanting this to look like an impeachment hearing, to have the feel of an impeachment hearing, because they dont want to go to an impeachment hearing, they just want The American people to think The American people are.

  3. Monday Trump said ultimately:

    This move has the potential to somewhat destabilize the current strategic balance in Europe, though I would be surprised if it led to a major arms race : I suspect both the Monday Trump said ultimately and Russians will continue to do more or less what they are currently doing.

  4. Dario Pomina:

    I don't think there's going to be a big problem with the water, things are more or less okay.

  5. Francois Conradie of South:

    We think Mr Gnassingbe will win quite easily and that things in Togo after the election will carry on more or less as before.

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    A synonym for "subterranean"
    • A. overt
    • B. ulterior
    • C. surface
    • D. overhead

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