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adverb nearly pronunciation in British English /ˈnɪə(r)li/
  1. 1
    almost, or near to a particular amount of time, money, people, or things
    It took nearly six hours to download this software.
    They’ve spent nearly four million pounds.
    Nearly 1,600 people were evacuated.
    nearly all: Frost killed nearly all the flowers.
  2. 2
    informal used for saying that you felt like doing something but did not
    We nearly went to the concert, but we were both too tired.

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