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: almost, nearly
about, all but, almost, borderline, fair [chiefly British], fairly, feckly [chiefly Scottish], more or less, most, much, near, nearly, next to, nigh, practically, somewhere, virtually
before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above
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: almost or nearly
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to clear from alleged fault or guilt
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