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well-nigh

adverb uk   us   /ˌwelˈnaɪ/
almost or very nearly: With no help, finishing the job in a day was well-nigh impossible.
Translations of “well-nigh”
in Chinese (Traditional) 幾乎, 非常接近…
in Chinese (Simplified) 几乎, 非常接近…
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