darn near

Definition of darn near

  1. :  very nearly :  almost

Word by Word Definitions

darnplay
  1. :  to mend with interlacing stitches

    :  to embroider by filling in with long running or interlacing stitches

    :  to do darning

  1. :  a place that has been darned

  1. :  damned

  1. :  damn

  1. :  damn

nearplay
  1. :  at, within, or to a short distance or time

    :  almost, nearly

    :  in a close or intimate manner :  closely

  1. :  close to

  1. :  not far distant in time, place, or degree

    :  almost happening :  narrowly missed or avoided

    :  nearly not happening

  1. :  approach


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