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almost

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of almost

  1. being such only when compared to something else <burdened with impossibly high expectations, the movie came to be regarded as an almost failure> Synonyms comparative, approximate, near, relativeRelated Words alike, comparable, similar; equal, equivalentNear Antonyms genuine, real, trueAntonyms absolute, complete, downright, out-and-out, outright, perfect, pure, unqualified




almost

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of almost

  1. very close to but not completely <we were almost finished with dinner when an unexpected visitor showed up> <there were almost enough seats for everybody on the bus> Synonyms about, all but, borderline, fair [chiefly British], fairly, feckly [chiefly Scottish], more or less, most, much, near, nearly, next to, nigh, practically, somewhere, virtually, well-nigh Related Words appreciably, by and large, chiefly, largely, mainly, mostly; kind of, partially, partly, somewhat Phrases as good as, just about, pretty much, within an inch of Near Antonyms absolutely, altogether, completely, entirely, fully, plain, plumb [chiefly dialect], quite, thoroughly; totally, utterly, well, wholly; barely, hardly, scarcely




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