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English definition of “almost”

almost

adverb [not gradable]  /ˈɔlˌmoʊst, ɔlˈmoʊst/ us  
nearly but not quite: It’ll cost almost as much to repair your computer as to buy a new one. We were bitten by mosquitoes almost every night.
(Definition of almost from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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