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well-nigh

adverb

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very close to but not completely
  • it was well-nigh dark, but I could still see a little

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The first known use of well-nigh was before the 12th century

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wellness

well-nigh

well-off

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“Well-nigh.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/well-nigh. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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