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Synonyms for nearly
ˈnɪər linear·ly

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. nearly

    Synonyms:
    almost, closely, approximately

    Antonyms:
    quite, entirely, distantly, remotely

Princeton's WordNet

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

  2. closely, intimately, nearlyadverb

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. nearlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    approximately, not remotely

  2. nearlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    almost, well-nigh, within a little

  3. nearlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    closely, intimately

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How to use nearly in a sentence?

  1. Joe Sertich:

    The preservation of this new skull is spectacular, finally revealing in detail the bones that make up the crest of this amazing dinosaur known by nearly every dinosaur-obsessed kid.

  2. Joe Biden:

    But let me tell you the truth of the matter is, there's not nearly been enough evidence that has been acquired as to whether or not it is a gateway drug, it's a debate, and I want a lot more -- before I legalize it nationally -- I want to make sure we know a lot more about the science behind it.

  3. Confucius:

    By nature, men are nearly alike by practice, they get to be wide apart.

  4. Nathan Wilson:

    I’ve played sports my entire life, but the physical dedication that it takes to play soccer, for instance, does n’t require nearly the mental strength, the amount of focus and hand-eye coordination that gaming does, i don’t play soccer eight or nine hours a day. That’s how long these guys dedicate themselves to the game.

  5. Huang Haojie:

    The number of requests we receive every day now is close to 200 people, we take turns to rest and work once every other day, and then basically everyone works nearly 12 hours on that day.


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