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nigh

adjective

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not being distant in time, space, or significance
  • The end is nigh.
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at hand, to hand

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nigh

adverb

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1 at, within, or to a short distance or time
  • I have worked for them for nigh on 10 years.
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at close quarters, at hand, on one's doorstep, within call

2 very close to but not completely
  • He has nigh completed his degree.
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as good as, just about, pretty much, within an inch of

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nigh

preposition

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close to
  • a field nigh the church
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next door to


nigh

verb

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1 to come near or nearer
  • as the hour of his departure was nighing
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2 to move closer to
  • as he was nighing his hour of departure
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