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Almost and almost not

almost

adverb

nearly but not completely

nearly

adverb

almost, or near to a particular amount of time, money, people, or things

hardly

adverb

used for saying that something is almost not true or almost does not happen at all

barely

adverb

used for saying that something almost does not happen or exist, or is almost not possible

scarcely

adverb

almost not, or almost none

near

adjective, adverb, preposition

only a little less than a particular amount or number

practically

adverb

almost

well-nigh

adverb

nearly but not completely

close

adjective

if something is close to a particular amount, number, level etc, it is almost that amount, number, level etc

all but

almost

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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