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nearly

adverb [not gradable]  us   /ˈnɪər·li/
almost but not quite; close to: I’ve nearly finished that book you lent me. She’s nearly as tall as her father now. The problem isn’t nearly as bad as you think.
Translations of “nearly”
in Korean 거의…
in Arabic تَقْريبًا…
in Portuguese quase…
in Catalan gairebé…
in Japanese ほとんど…
in Italian quasi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幾乎,差不多,將近…
in Russian почти, чуть не…
in Turkish hemen hemen, neredeyse…
in Chinese (Simplified) 几乎,差不多,将近…
in Polish prawie, niemal…
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