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synonyms for nearly

  • approximately
  • practically
  • roughly
  • virtually
  • about
  • closely
  • most
  • well-nigh
  • all but
  • approaching
  • as good as
  • circa
  • close but no cigar
  • give or take a little
  • in effect
  • in essence
  • in substance
  • in the ballpark
  • in the neighborhood
  • just about
  • more or less
  • much
  • nearabout
  • not quite
  • pretty near
  • round
  • roundly
  • some
  • somewhere
  • upwards of
  • within a little
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How to use nearly in a sentence

This gets into marketing in nearly every way possible at this time.
THIS DECADE’S MOST IMPORTANT MARKETING QUESTION: WHAT DATA RIGHTS DO ADVERTISERS POSSESS?KIRK WILLIAMSSEPTEMBER 17, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Best of all, it attaches to nearly everything, thanks to the webbed panel on the back of the bag.
THE GEAR THAT LETS ME ENJOY THE LAST DAYS OF SUMMERGRAHAM AVERILLSEPTEMBER 15, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
By 2040, according to federal government projections, extreme water shortages will be nearly ubiquitous west of Missouri.
CLIMATE CHANGE WILL FORCE A NEW AMERICAN MIGRATIONBY ABRAHM LUSTGARTEN, PHOTOGRAPHY BY MERIDITH KOHUTSEPTEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
Ad revenue has nearly rebounded to pre-coronavirus levels and is 1% lower than last year’s revenue, it’s only just beginning to monetize virtual events.
AFTER REACHING PROFITABILITY IN 2019, POLITICO EU AIMS FOR 10% REVENUE GROWTH THIS YEARLUCINDA SOUTHERNSEPTEMBER 11, 2020DIGIDAY
She nearly went public when blog posts stated, incorrectly she said, that Mallott’s victim was not Potts but her then-16-year-old daughter.
THE WOMAN PROPOSITIONED BY ALASKA’S FORMER LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR TELLS HER STORY FOR THE FIRST TIMEBY KYLE HOPKINS AND MICHELLE THERIAULT BOOTS, ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWSSEPTEMBER 10, 2020PROPUBLICA
World leaders have not done nearly enough to meet the climate crisis because we have not demanded enough of them.
THE CLIMATE CRISIS IS HAPPENING RIGHT NOW. JUST LOOK AT CALIFORNIA’S WEEKEND.BY ELIZABETH WEILSEPTEMBER 9, 2020PROPUBLICA
Today that number has nearly tripled to 1,300 students, and demand is growing, according to the provincial education ministry.
EASTERN GERMANY PICKS UP POLISH FOR CHILDREN’S FUTURECHARU KASTURISEPTEMBER 8, 2020OZY
The garrison of the town and fortress was nearly three thousand strong.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Another crash, which nearly shut up his spine like a telescope, told him that there were no wings.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
He began his military career at the age of 11, and continued in the service nearly 60 years.
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WORDS RELATED TO NEARLY

  • almost
  • approximately
  • in general
  • in the ball park
  • in the neighborhood
  • nearly
  • practically
  • pretty nearly
  • roughly
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