well-nigh Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “well-nigh” in the English Dictionary

"well-nigh" in British English

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uk   us   /ˌwelˈnaɪ/
almost or very ​nearly: With no ​help, ​finishing the ​job in a ​day was well-nigh impossible.
(Definition of well-nigh from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"well-nigh" in American English

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almost: Once you get behind, it is well-nigh ​impossible to ​catch up.
(Definition of well-nigh from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “well-nigh”
in Chinese (Simplified) 几乎, 非常接近…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幾乎, 非常接近…
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