HyperDic: almost

English > 1 sense of the word almost:
ADVERBallalmost, about, most, nearly, near, nigh, virtually, well-nigh(of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished
almost > pronunciation
Soundsao'lmow.st
Rhymesboast ... westernmost: 30 rhymes with owst...
English > almost: 1 sense > adverb 1
Meaning(of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but.
Examples
  • "the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded"
  • "we're almost finished"
Synonymsabout, most, nearly, near, nigh, virtually, well-nigh
Spanishaproximadamente, casi, cerca, más, prácticamente, virtualmente
Catalancasi, gairebé, quasi

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