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nigh

adverb, preposition uk   /naɪ/ old-fashioned or literary us  
near: She must have written nigh on (= nearly but not quite) 50 books. The time is nigh (= it is nearly time) for us to make a decision.
Translations of “nigh”
in Spanish cerca…
in French près (de)…
in German nahe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 臨近,接近…
in Russian близко…
in Turkish yakın, yakında…
in Chinese (Simplified) 临近,接近…
in Polish blisko…
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