"all but" meaning in English

Adverb

  1. Very nearly; everything short of. Tags: not-comparable Synonyms: almost, nearly, nigh on, all-but Related terms: all but dissertation, all but thesis Translations (very nearly): az qala (Azerbaijani), quasi (Catalan), gairebé (Catalan), næsten (Danish), bijna (Dutch), welhaast (Dutch), preskaŭ (Esperanto), lähes (Finnish), melkein (Finnish), käytännössä (Finnish), presque (French), plus ou moins (French), fast (German), quasi (Italian), praticamente (Italian), quasi del tutto (Italian), all'atto pratico (Italian), 幾乎 (Mandarin), 几乎 (jīhū) (Mandarin), prawie (Polish), praticamente (Portuguese), quase (Portuguese), почти́ (počtí) (Russian), takmer (Slovak), skoro (Slovak), casi (Spanish), praktiskt taget (Swedish), nära på (Swedish), snudd på (Swedish)

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