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Synonyms for nearly
ˈnɪər li

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. about, almost, most, nearly, near, nigh, virtually, well-nigh(adverb)

    (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, more or less, almost, close, near, approximately, around, to the highest degree, close to

  2. closely, intimately, nearly(adverb)

    in a close manner

    "the two phenomena are intimately connected"; "the person most nearly concerned"

    Synonyms:
    most, tight, well, nigh, well-nigh, close, virtually, about, almost, near, intimately, closely

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. nearly

    Synonyms:
    almost, closely, approximately

    Antonyms:
    quite, entirely, distantly, remotely

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. nearly(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    approximately, not remotely

  2. nearly(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    almost, well-nigh, within a little

  3. nearly(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    closely, intimately

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US English
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British
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Australian
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How to use nearly in a sentence?

  1. Cheryl London:

    It's not nearly as common for pivotal studies to fail in animal health as it is in human medicine. Most of them are successful.

  2. Douglas Rappaport:

    Today is a fabulous day. Nearly four months ago, we told you that Denise Huskins' was right -- that she was not only innocent of perpetrating a hoax, but that she was a victim of a very serious and violent crime. And today there is vindication, the Vallejo Police Department owes an apology to Ms. Huskins and Mr. Quinn.

  3. Andrea Gallagher:

    Weve been patiently waiting for the truth to come out and weve heard from a lot of people who are intent and have colluded for over two years to take down my husband, so to hear today that someone finally had the bravery to stand up for the truth was refreshing after all of these years, this is probably the worst-case scenario of what you could expect as a military family after nearly 20 years of service.

  4. Barack Obama:

    In 1620, a small band of pilgrims came to this continent, refugees who had fled persecution and violence in their native land, nearly 400 years later, we remember their part in the American story -- and we honor the men and women who helped them in their time of need.

  5. Shawn DuBravac:

    We've had more progress in voice-activated digital assistants in the last 30 months than in the first 30 years, word recognition accuracy has improved from nearly zero percent in the 1990s to 75 percent in 2013 to about 95 percent today - enabling these devices to enjoy immense consumer adoption.

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