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Most astronomers didn’t really believe that Betelgeuse’s end was nigh, even as they rushed to schedule telescope time.
It’s nigh impossible to pick out who the front-runners are, but the candidates with the most money are drawing a lot from their own bank accounts.
WHAT TO WATCH FOR IN TENNESSEE’S PRIMARYGEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)AUGUST 6, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Your choices are nigh-endless, and there’s never been a better time to start.
I've always hed a reel mean feelin' about 'em; I didn't want ter come nigh 'em, nor ter hev 'em come nigh me.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
In Ireland they have palpably and greatly benefited every class but the stockholders, and these they have well nigh ruined.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
All who are in him, though once like those, who were sometimes afar off, are made nigh by his blood.
An' the old woman be quite crazed, an' well nigh dead wi' grief, an' has not been out o' bed for a fortnite.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
An officer in the Venezuelan and the Peruvian services was fortunately nigh the banks of the river, shooting wild pigs.
Then a fresh draught of air and a tremendous stream of water that nigh washed him off the ladder.
And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they were going: and he made as though he would go further.
HIS LAST WEEKWILLIAM E. BARTON

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