almost[ awl-mohst, awl-mohst ]SEE DEFINITION OF almost
Synonyms for almost
- about to
- all but
- as good as
- bordering on
- close to
- close upon
- for all practical purposes
- for the greatest part
- in effect
- in the neighborhood of
- in the vicinity of
- just about
- near to
- not far from
- not quite
- on the brink of
- on the edge of
- on the point of
- on the verge of
- pretty near
- within sight of
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ALMOST
The request, thus aided by flattery, was almost unanimously granted.
Almost every Barbarian at the table had made his own fortune.
They're really one and a half sizes too small, and almost kill me.
It was almost impossible to win their confidence, or to get information from them.
She was almost in; it was only a slight dizziness, yet she could not see the light-house.
I had almost omitted to add, that he was a ladies' haberdasher.
Weel, man, that's a-year-and-a-half, and you must be almost a man noo.
The resources of this country are almost beyond computation.
You may be almost the first girl to apply, or you may be among the latest, but not the too latest.
But now came a tide of other news, and almost all of it was stale stuff to him.