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on the brink of

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Synonyms for on the brink of

adv nearly, very nearly
  • about
  • approximately
  • around
  • essentially
  • most
  • much
  • practically
  • relatively
  • roughly
  • virtually
  • nigh
  • well-nigh
  • 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
  • substantially
  • within sight of
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