"almost" meaning in English

Adverb

IPA: /ˈɔːɫ.məʊst/ [UK], /ɔːɫ.ˈməʊst/ [UK], /ˈɔː(l)məs/ (note: colloquial, unaccented), /ˈɔl.moʊst/ [US], /ˈɑl.moʊst/ [US], /ˈoʊ.moʊst/ [US] Audio: en-us-inlandnorth-almost.ogg [US-Inland-North], en-us-almost.ogg [US] Rhymes: -əʊst
  1. Very close to, but not quite. Tags: not-comparable
    Synonyms (very close to, but not quite): nearly, nigh, well-nigh, near, close to, next to, practically, virtually, not yet, not, all but, as good as, as near as makes no difference [colloquial], fornigh [Britain, dialectal], just about, near as damn it [colloquial], nigh on, not quite, tantamount to Hypernyms (very close to, but not quite): partially, unsuccessfully Related terms (very close to, but not quite): approximately Translations (very close to): amper (Afrikaans), byna (Afrikaans), ナアニ (naani) (Ainu), ナアニフンコ (naanihunko) (Ainu), ナアニポ (naanipo) (Ainu), تَقْرِيبًا‎ (taqrīban) (Arabic), عَلَى وَشْك‎ (ʿalā wašk) (Arabic), كَادَ‎ (kāda) (note: "to almost do something") [verb] (Arabic), quasi (Aragonese), համարյա (hamarya) (Armenian), գրեթե (gretʿe) (Armenian), cuasi (Asturian), casi (Asturian), az qala (Azerbaijani), az qaldı (Azerbaijani), ама́ль (amálʹ) (Belarusian), няма́ль (njamálʹ) (Belarusian), প্রায় (praẏ) (Bengali), hogos (Breton), hogozik (Breton), почти́ (počtí) (Bulgarian), လုနီးပါး (lu.ni:pa:) (Burmese), gairebé (Catalan), quasi (Catalan), tó'ease- (Cheyenne), 幾乎 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 几乎 (jīhū) [Mandarin] (Chinese), 差點 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 差点 (chàdiǎn) [Mandarin] (Chinese), 差一點 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 差一点 (chāyīdiǎn) [Mandarin] (Chinese), 差不多 (chàbuduō) [Mandarin] (Chinese), skoro (Czech), téměř (Czech), næsten (Danish), bijna (Dutch), nagenoeg (Dutch), vrijwel (Dutch), zo goed als (Dutch), preskaŭ (Esperanto), peaaegu (Estonian), næstan (Faroese), melkein (Finnish), lähes (Finnish), miltei (Finnish), liki (Finnish), presque (French), quasiment (French), case (Galician), თითქმის (titkmis) (Georgian), ლამის (lamis) (Georgian), fast (German), beinahe (German), so gut wie (German), schier [Alemannic-German] (German), σχεδόν (schedón) (Greek), παραλίγο (paralígo) (Greek), σχεδόν (skhedón) [Ancient] (Greek), ὀλίγου δεῖν (olígou deîn) [Ancient] (Greek), ὀλίγου (olígou) [Ancient] (Greek), -ngajak (Greenlandic), כִּמְעַט‎ (kim'át) (Hebrew), लगभग (lagbhag) (Hindi), तक़रीबन (taqrīban) (Hindi), प्राय (prāy) (Hindi), majdnem (Hungarian), nærri (Icelandic), preske (Ido), hampir (Indonesian), nyaris (Indonesian), beagnach (Irish), dóbair (Irish), quasi (Italian), aalmos (Jamaican Creole), ほとんど (hotondo) (Japanese), ほぼ (hobo) (Japanese), 大方 (ōkata) (alt: おおかた) (Japanese), дерлік (derlik) (Kazakh), ជិត (cɨt) (Khmer), ស្ទើរតែ (stǝǝ tae) (Khmer), 거의 (geoui) (Korean), 뻔하다 (ppeonhada) (note: used after verbs) [adjective] (Korean), teqrîben [Northern-Kurdish] (Kurdish), nêzîkî [Northern-Kurdish] (Kurdish), hema-hema [Northern-Kurdish] (Kurdish), дээрлик (deerlik) (Kyrgyz), ເກືອບ (kư̄ap) (Lao), kuoni (Latgalian), gondreiž (Latgalian), paene (Latin), ferē (Latin), gandrīz (Latvian), beveik (Lithuanian), речиси (rečisi) (Macedonian), скоро (skoro) (Macedonian), saiky (Malagasy), kważi (Maltese), pitoiti (Maori), pitopitoiti (Maori), tata (Maori), kainamu (Maori), tōtahi (Maori), quaije (Mirandese), бараг (barag) (Mongolian), мөлтөс (möltös) (Mongolian), шахам (shakham) (Mongolian), kʼasdą́ą́ʼ (Navajo), kʼadę́ę (Navajo), nesten [Bokmål] (Norwegian), bortimot [Bokmål] (Norwegian), nesten [Nynorsk] (Norwegian), bortimot [Nynorsk] (Norwegian), gaireben (Occitan), quasi (Occitan), quasiben (Occitan), quasiment (Occitan), fornēah (Old English), تقریبا‎ (taqríban) (Pashto), تقریباً‎ (taqriban) (Persian), قریب‎ (qarib) (Persian), knaup (Plautdietsch), afens (Plautdietsch), prawie (Polish), niemalże (Polish), niemal (Polish), omal (Polish), quase (Portuguese), yaqa (Quechua), aproape (Romanian), почти́ (počtí) (Russian), почти́ что (počtí što) (Russian), नोद् (nod) (Sanskrit), awmaist (Scots), amaist (Scots), maistly (Scots), maistlins (Scots), скоро [Cyrillic] (Serbo-Croatian), skoro [Roman] (Serbo-Croatian), බොහෝ දුරට (bohō duraṭa) (Sinhalese), skoro (Slovak), takmer (Slovak), skôraj (Slovene), skóro [Lower-Sorbian] (Sorbian), casi (Spanish), por poco (Spanish), nästan (Swedish), närapå (Swedish), тақрибан (taqriban) (Tajik), қариб (qarib) (Tajik), దాదాపు (dādāpu) (Telugu), దరిదాపు (daridāpu) (Telugu), เกือบ (gʉ̀ʉap) (Thai), klosap (Tok Pisin), neredeyse (Turkish), ма́йже (májže) (Ukrainian), сливе́ (slyvé) (Ukrainian), تقریباً‎ (taqrīban) (Urdu), deyarli (Uzbek), qariyb (Uzbek), taqriban (Uzbek), gần (Vietnamese), gần như (Vietnamese), hầu như (Vietnamese), bron (Welsh), hast (West Frisian), fögänä (Westrobothnian), כּמעט‎ (kimat) (Yiddish)

Noun

Forms: almosts [plural] IPA: /ˈɔːɫ.məʊst/ [UK], /ɔːɫ.ˈməʊst/ [UK], /ˈɔː(l)məs/ (note: colloquial, unaccented), /ˈɔl.moʊst/ [US], /ˈɑl.moʊst/ [US], /ˈoʊ.moʊst/ [US] Audio: en-us-inlandnorth-almost.ogg [US-Inland-North], en-us-almost.ogg [US] Rhymes: -əʊst
  1. Something or someone that doesn't quite make it. Tags: informal

Inflected forms

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{
  "antonyms": [
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "mostly"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "slightly"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "very"
    }
  ],
  "categories": [],
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "enm"
      },
      "expansion": "Middle English [Term?]",
      "name": "inh"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "ang",
        "3": "eallmǣst",
        "4": "",
        "5": "nearly all, almost, for the most part",
        "sc": "Latinx"
      },
      "expansion": "Old English eallmǣst (“nearly all, almost, for the most part”)",
      "name": "inh"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "al",
        "3": "most",
        "t1": "all"
      },
      "expansion": "al- (“all”) +‎ most",
      "name": "prefix"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From Middle English [Term?], from Old English eallmǣst (“nearly all, almost, for the most part”), equivalent to al- (“all”) +‎ most.",
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "-"
      },
      "expansion": "almost (not comparable)",
      "name": "en-adv"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "English",
  "lang_code": "en",
  "pos": "adv",
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [],
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "Almost all people went there. (not all but very close to it)"
        },
        {
          "text": "We almost missed the train. (not missed but very close to it)"
        },
        {
          "ref": "1897 December (indicated as 1898), Winston Churchill, chapter 5, in The Celebrity: An Episode, New York, N.Y.: The Macmillan Company; London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd., OCLC 222716698",
          "text": "Although the Celebrity was almost impervious to sarcasm, he was now beginning to exhibit visible signs of uneasiness, the consciousness dawning upon him that his eccentricity was not receiving the ovation it merited."
        },
        {
          "ref": "1918, W. B. Maxwell, chapter 17, in The Mirror and the Lamp",
          "text": "This time was most dreadful for Lilian. Thrown on her own resources and almost penniless, she maintained herself and paid the rent of a wretched room near the hospital by working as a charwoman, sempstress, anything. In a moment she had dropped to the level of a casual labourer."
        },
        {
          "ref": "1963, Margery Allingham, chapter 9, in The China Governess‎",
          "text": "Eustace gaped at him in amazement. When his urbanity dropped away from him, as now, he had an innocence of expression which was almost infantile. It was as if the world had never touched him at all."
        },
        {
          "ref": "2013-05-17, George Monbiot, “Money just makes the rich suffer”, in The Guardian Weekly‎, volume 188, number 23, page 19",
          "text": "In order to grant the rich these pleasures, the social contract is reconfigured. [ … ] The public realm is privatised, the regulations restraining the ultra-wealthy and the companies they control are abandoned, and Edwardian levels of inequality are almost fetishised."
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Very close to, but not quite."
      ],
      "hypernyms": [
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "partially"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "unsuccessfully"
        }
      ],
      "id": "almost-adv",
      "related": [
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "approximately"
        }
      ],
      "synonyms": [
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "nearly"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "nigh"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "well-nigh"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "near"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "close to"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "next to"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "practically"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "virtually"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "not yet"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "word": "not"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "all but"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "as good as"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "tags": [
            "colloquial"
          ],
          "word": "as near as makes no difference"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "tags": [
            "Britain",
            "dialectal"
          ],
          "word": "fornigh"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "just about"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "tags": [
            "colloquial"
          ],
          "word": "near as damn it"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "nigh on"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "not quite"
        },
        {
          "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
          "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
          "word": "tantamount to"
        }
      ],
      "tags": [
        "not-comparable"
      ],
      "translations": [
        {
          "code": "af",
          "lang": "Afrikaans",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "amper"
        },
        {
          "code": "af",
          "lang": "Afrikaans",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "byna"
        },
        {
          "code": "ain",
          "lang": "Ainu",
          "roman": "naani",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ナアニ"
        },
        {
          "code": "ain",
          "lang": "Ainu",
          "roman": "naanihunko",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ナアニフンコ"
        },
        {
          "code": "ain",
          "lang": "Ainu",
          "roman": "naanipo",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ナアニポ"
        },
        {
          "code": "ar",
          "lang": "Arabic",
          "roman": "taqrīban",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "تَقْرِيبًا‎"
        },
        {
          "code": "ar",
          "lang": "Arabic",
          "roman": "ʿalā wašk",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "عَلَى وَشْك‎"
        },
        {
          "code": "ar",
          "lang": "Arabic",
          "note": "\"to almost do something\"",
          "roman": "kāda",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "verb"
          ],
          "word": "كَادَ‎"
        },
        {
          "code": "an",
          "lang": "Aragonese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quasi"
        },
        {
          "code": "hy",
          "lang": "Armenian",
          "roman": "hamarya",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "համարյա"
        },
        {
          "code": "hy",
          "lang": "Armenian",
          "roman": "gretʿe",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "գրեթե"
        },
        {
          "code": "ast",
          "lang": "Asturian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "cuasi"
        },
        {
          "code": "ast",
          "lang": "Asturian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "casi"
        },
        {
          "code": "az",
          "lang": "Azerbaijani",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "az qala"
        },
        {
          "code": "az",
          "lang": "Azerbaijani",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "az qaldı"
        },
        {
          "code": "be",
          "lang": "Belarusian",
          "roman": "amálʹ",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ама́ль"
        },
        {
          "code": "be",
          "lang": "Belarusian",
          "roman": "njamálʹ",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "няма́ль"
        },
        {
          "code": "bn",
          "lang": "Bengali",
          "roman": "praẏ",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "প্রায়"
        },
        {
          "code": "br",
          "lang": "Breton",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "hogos"
        },
        {
          "code": "br",
          "lang": "Breton",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "hogozik"
        },
        {
          "code": "bg",
          "lang": "Bulgarian",
          "roman": "počtí",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "почти́"
        },
        {
          "code": "my",
          "lang": "Burmese",
          "roman": "lu.ni:pa:",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "လုနီးပါး"
        },
        {
          "code": "ca",
          "lang": "Catalan",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "gairebé"
        },
        {
          "code": "ca",
          "lang": "Catalan",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quasi"
        },
        {
          "code": "chy",
          "lang": "Cheyenne",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "tó'ease-"
        },
        {
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Mandarin"
          ],
          "word": "幾乎"
        },
        {
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese",
          "roman": "jīhū",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Mandarin"
          ],
          "word": "几乎"
        },
        {
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Mandarin"
          ],
          "word": "差點"
        },
        {
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese",
          "roman": "chàdiǎn",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Mandarin"
          ],
          "word": "差点"
        },
        {
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Mandarin"
          ],
          "word": "差一點"
        },
        {
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese",
          "roman": "chāyīdiǎn",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Mandarin"
          ],
          "word": "差一点"
        },
        {
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese",
          "roman": "chàbuduō",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Mandarin"
          ],
          "word": "差不多"
        },
        {
          "code": "cs",
          "lang": "Czech",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "skoro"
        },
        {
          "code": "cs",
          "lang": "Czech",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "téměř"
        },
        {
          "code": "da",
          "lang": "Danish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "næsten"
        },
        {
          "code": "nl",
          "lang": "Dutch",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "bijna"
        },
        {
          "code": "nl",
          "lang": "Dutch",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "nagenoeg"
        },
        {
          "code": "nl",
          "lang": "Dutch",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "vrijwel"
        },
        {
          "code": "nl",
          "lang": "Dutch",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "zo goed als"
        },
        {
          "code": "eo",
          "lang": "Esperanto",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "preskaŭ"
        },
        {
          "code": "et",
          "lang": "Estonian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "peaaegu"
        },
        {
          "code": "fo",
          "lang": "Faroese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "næstan"
        },
        {
          "code": "fi",
          "lang": "Finnish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "melkein"
        },
        {
          "code": "fi",
          "lang": "Finnish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "lähes"
        },
        {
          "code": "fi",
          "lang": "Finnish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "miltei"
        },
        {
          "code": "fi",
          "lang": "Finnish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "liki"
        },
        {
          "code": "fr",
          "lang": "French",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "presque"
        },
        {
          "code": "fr",
          "lang": "French",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quasiment"
        },
        {
          "code": "gl",
          "lang": "Galician",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "case"
        },
        {
          "code": "ka",
          "lang": "Georgian",
          "roman": "titkmis",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "თითქმის"
        },
        {
          "code": "ka",
          "lang": "Georgian",
          "roman": "lamis",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ლამის"
        },
        {
          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "fast"
        },
        {
          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "beinahe"
        },
        {
          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "so gut wie"
        },
        {
          "code": "gsw",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Alemannic-German"
          ],
          "word": "schier"
        },
        {
          "code": "el",
          "lang": "Greek",
          "roman": "schedón",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "σχεδόν"
        },
        {
          "code": "el",
          "lang": "Greek",
          "roman": "paralígo",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "παραλίγο"
        },
        {
          "code": "grc",
          "lang": "Greek",
          "roman": "skhedón",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Ancient"
          ],
          "word": "σχεδόν"
        },
        {
          "code": "grc",
          "lang": "Greek",
          "roman": "olígou deîn",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Ancient"
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          "code": "grc",
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          "tags": [
            "Ancient"
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        {
          "code": "kl",
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          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "-ngajak"
        },
        {
          "code": "he",
          "lang": "Hebrew",
          "roman": "kim'át",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "כִּמְעַט‎"
        },
        {
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "lagbhag",
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          "word": "लगभग"
        },
        {
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "taqrīban",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "तक़रीबन"
        },
        {
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "prāy",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "प्राय"
        },
        {
          "code": "hu",
          "lang": "Hungarian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "majdnem"
        },
        {
          "code": "is",
          "lang": "Icelandic",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "nærri"
        },
        {
          "code": "io",
          "lang": "Ido",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "preske"
        },
        {
          "code": "id",
          "lang": "Indonesian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "hampir"
        },
        {
          "code": "id",
          "lang": "Indonesian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "nyaris"
        },
        {
          "code": "ga",
          "lang": "Irish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "beagnach"
        },
        {
          "code": "ga",
          "lang": "Irish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "dóbair"
        },
        {
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quasi"
        },
        {
          "code": "jam",
          "lang": "Jamaican Creole",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "aalmos"
        },
        {
          "code": "ja",
          "lang": "Japanese",
          "roman": "hotondo",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ほとんど"
        },
        {
          "code": "ja",
          "lang": "Japanese",
          "roman": "hobo",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ほぼ"
        },
        {
          "alt": "おおかた",
          "code": "ja",
          "lang": "Japanese",
          "roman": "ōkata",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "大方"
        },
        {
          "code": "kk",
          "lang": "Kazakh",
          "roman": "derlik",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "дерлік"
        },
        {
          "code": "km",
          "lang": "Khmer",
          "roman": "cɨt",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ជិត"
        },
        {
          "code": "km",
          "lang": "Khmer",
          "roman": "stǝǝ tae",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ស្ទើរតែ"
        },
        {
          "code": "ko",
          "lang": "Korean",
          "roman": "geoui",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "거의"
        },
        {
          "code": "ko",
          "lang": "Korean",
          "note": "used after verbs",
          "roman": "ppeonhada",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "adjective"
          ],
          "word": "뻔하다"
        },
        {
          "code": "kmr",
          "lang": "Kurdish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Northern-Kurdish"
          ],
          "word": "teqrîben"
        },
        {
          "code": "kmr",
          "lang": "Kurdish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Northern-Kurdish"
          ],
          "word": "nêzîkî"
        },
        {
          "code": "kmr",
          "lang": "Kurdish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Northern-Kurdish"
          ],
          "word": "hema-hema"
        },
        {
          "code": "ky",
          "lang": "Kyrgyz",
          "roman": "deerlik",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "дээрлик"
        },
        {
          "code": "lo",
          "lang": "Lao",
          "roman": "kư̄ap",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ເກືອບ"
        },
        {
          "code": "ltg",
          "lang": "Latgalian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "kuoni"
        },
        {
          "code": "ltg",
          "lang": "Latgalian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "gondreiž"
        },
        {
          "code": "la",
          "lang": "Latin",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "paene"
        },
        {
          "code": "la",
          "lang": "Latin",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ferē"
        },
        {
          "code": "lv",
          "lang": "Latvian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "gandrīz"
        },
        {
          "code": "lt",
          "lang": "Lithuanian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "beveik"
        },
        {
          "code": "mk",
          "lang": "Macedonian",
          "roman": "rečisi",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "речиси"
        },
        {
          "code": "mk",
          "lang": "Macedonian",
          "roman": "skoro",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "скоро"
        },
        {
          "code": "mg",
          "lang": "Malagasy",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "saiky"
        },
        {
          "code": "mt",
          "lang": "Maltese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "kważi"
        },
        {
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "pitoiti"
        },
        {
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "pitopitoiti"
        },
        {
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "tata"
        },
        {
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "kainamu"
        },
        {
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "tōtahi"
        },
        {
          "code": "mwl",
          "lang": "Mirandese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quaije"
        },
        {
          "code": "mn",
          "lang": "Mongolian",
          "roman": "barag",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "бараг"
        },
        {
          "code": "mn",
          "lang": "Mongolian",
          "roman": "möltös",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "мөлтөс"
        },
        {
          "code": "mn",
          "lang": "Mongolian",
          "roman": "shakham",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "шахам"
        },
        {
          "code": "nv",
          "lang": "Navajo",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "kʼasdą́ą́ʼ"
        },
        {
          "code": "nv",
          "lang": "Navajo",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "kʼadę́ę"
        },
        {
          "code": "nb",
          "lang": "Norwegian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Bokmål"
          ],
          "word": "nesten"
        },
        {
          "code": "nb",
          "lang": "Norwegian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Bokmål"
          ],
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        },
        {
          "code": "nn",
          "lang": "Norwegian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Nynorsk"
          ],
          "word": "nesten"
        },
        {
          "code": "nn",
          "lang": "Norwegian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Nynorsk"
          ],
          "word": "bortimot"
        },
        {
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "gaireben"
        },
        {
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quasi"
        },
        {
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quasiben"
        },
        {
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quasiment"
        },
        {
          "code": "ang",
          "lang": "Old English",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "fornēah"
        },
        {
          "code": "ps",
          "lang": "Pashto",
          "roman": "taqríban",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "تقریبا‎"
        },
        {
          "code": "fa",
          "lang": "Persian",
          "roman": "taqriban",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "تقریباً‎"
        },
        {
          "code": "fa",
          "lang": "Persian",
          "roman": "qarib",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "قریب‎"
        },
        {
          "code": "pdt",
          "lang": "Plautdietsch",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "knaup"
        },
        {
          "code": "pdt",
          "lang": "Plautdietsch",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "afens"
        },
        {
          "code": "pl",
          "lang": "Polish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "prawie"
        },
        {
          "code": "pl",
          "lang": "Polish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "niemalże"
        },
        {
          "code": "pl",
          "lang": "Polish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "niemal"
        },
        {
          "code": "pl",
          "lang": "Polish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "omal"
        },
        {
          "code": "pt",
          "lang": "Portuguese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "quase"
        },
        {
          "code": "qu",
          "lang": "Quechua",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "yaqa"
        },
        {
          "code": "ro",
          "lang": "Romanian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "aproape"
        },
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          "code": "ru",
          "lang": "Russian",
          "roman": "počtí",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "почти́"
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        {
          "code": "ru",
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          "roman": "počtí što",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "почти́ что"
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        {
          "code": "sa",
          "lang": "Sanskrit",
          "roman": "nod",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "नोद्"
        },
        {
          "code": "sco",
          "lang": "Scots",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "awmaist"
        },
        {
          "code": "sco",
          "lang": "Scots",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "amaist"
        },
        {
          "code": "sco",
          "lang": "Scots",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "maistly"
        },
        {
          "code": "sco",
          "lang": "Scots",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "maistlins"
        },
        {
          "code": "sh",
          "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
            "Cyrillic"
          ],
          "word": "скоро"
        },
        {
          "code": "sh",
          "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
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          ],
          "word": "skoro"
        },
        {
          "code": "si",
          "lang": "Sinhalese",
          "roman": "bohō duraṭa",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "බොහෝ දුරට"
        },
        {
          "code": "sk",
          "lang": "Slovak",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "skoro"
        },
        {
          "code": "sk",
          "lang": "Slovak",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "takmer"
        },
        {
          "code": "sl",
          "lang": "Slovene",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "skôraj"
        },
        {
          "code": "dsb",
          "lang": "Sorbian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "tags": [
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        {
          "code": "es",
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          "word": "casi"
        },
        {
          "code": "es",
          "lang": "Spanish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "por poco"
        },
        {
          "code": "sv",
          "lang": "Swedish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "nästan"
        },
        {
          "code": "sv",
          "lang": "Swedish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "närapå"
        },
        {
          "code": "tg",
          "lang": "Tajik",
          "roman": "taqriban",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "тақрибан"
        },
        {
          "code": "tg",
          "lang": "Tajik",
          "roman": "qarib",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "қариб"
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        {
          "code": "te",
          "lang": "Telugu",
          "roman": "dādāpu",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "దాదాపు"
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        {
          "code": "te",
          "lang": "Telugu",
          "roman": "daridāpu",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "దరిదాపు"
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        {
          "code": "th",
          "lang": "Thai",
          "roman": "gʉ̀ʉap",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "เกือบ"
        },
        {
          "code": "tpi",
          "lang": "Tok Pisin",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "klosap"
        },
        {
          "code": "tr",
          "lang": "Turkish",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "neredeyse"
        },
        {
          "code": "uk",
          "lang": "Ukrainian",
          "roman": "májže",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "ма́йже"
        },
        {
          "code": "uk",
          "lang": "Ukrainian",
          "roman": "slyvé",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "сливе́"
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        {
          "code": "ur",
          "lang": "Urdu",
          "roman": "taqrīban",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "تقریباً‎"
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        {
          "code": "uz",
          "lang": "Uzbek",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "deyarli"
        },
        {
          "code": "uz",
          "lang": "Uzbek",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "qariyb"
        },
        {
          "code": "uz",
          "lang": "Uzbek",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "taqriban"
        },
        {
          "code": "vi",
          "lang": "Vietnamese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "gần"
        },
        {
          "code": "vi",
          "lang": "Vietnamese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "gần như"
        },
        {
          "code": "vi",
          "lang": "Vietnamese",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "hầu như"
        },
        {
          "code": "cy",
          "lang": "Welsh",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "bron"
        },
        {
          "code": "fy",
          "lang": "West Frisian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "hast"
        },
        {
          "code": "gmq-bot",
          "lang": "Westrobothnian",
          "sense": "very close to",
          "word": "fögänä"
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        {
          "code": "yi",
          "lang": "Yiddish",
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          "sense": "very close to",
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  "antonyms": [
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "mostly"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "slightly"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "very"
    }
  ],
  "categories": [
    "English 2-syllable words",
    "English adverbs",
    "English countable nouns",
    "English degree adverbs",
    "English lemmas",
    "English nouns",
    "English terms derived from Middle English",
    "English terms derived from Old English",
    "English terms inherited from Middle English",
    "English terms inherited from Old English",
    "English terms with IPA pronunciation",
    "English terms with audio links",
    "English uncomparable adverbs",
    "English words prefixed with al-",
    "IPA for English using .ˈ or .ˌ",
    "Rhymes:English/əʊst",
    "Terms with manual transliterations different from the automated ones",
    "Terms with manual transliterations different from the automated ones/yi"
  ],
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "enm"
      },
      "expansion": "Middle English [Term?]",
      "name": "inh"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "ang",
        "3": "eallmǣst",
        "4": "",
        "5": "nearly all, almost, for the most part",
        "sc": "Latinx"
      },
      "expansion": "Old English eallmǣst (“nearly all, almost, for the most part”)",
      "name": "inh"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "al",
        "3": "most",
        "t1": "all"
      },
      "expansion": "al- (“all”) +‎ most",
      "name": "prefix"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From Middle English [Term?], from Old English eallmǣst (“nearly all, almost, for the most part”), equivalent to al- (“all”) +‎ most.",
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "-"
      },
      "expansion": "almost (not comparable)",
      "name": "en-adv"
    }
  ],
  "hypernyms": [
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "partially"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "unsuccessfully"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "English",
  "lang_code": "en",
  "pos": "adv",
  "related": [
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "approximately"
    }
  ],
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [
        "English terms with quotations",
        "English terms with usage examples"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "Almost all people went there. (not all but very close to it)"
        },
        {
          "text": "We almost missed the train. (not missed but very close to it)"
        },
        {
          "ref": "1897 December (indicated as 1898), Winston Churchill, chapter 5, in The Celebrity: An Episode, New York, N.Y.: The Macmillan Company; London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd., OCLC 222716698",
          "text": "Although the Celebrity was almost impervious to sarcasm, he was now beginning to exhibit visible signs of uneasiness, the consciousness dawning upon him that his eccentricity was not receiving the ovation it merited."
        },
        {
          "ref": "1918, W. B. Maxwell, chapter 17, in The Mirror and the Lamp",
          "text": "This time was most dreadful for Lilian. Thrown on her own resources and almost penniless, she maintained herself and paid the rent of a wretched room near the hospital by working as a charwoman, sempstress, anything. In a moment she had dropped to the level of a casual labourer."
        },
        {
          "ref": "1963, Margery Allingham, chapter 9, in The China Governess‎",
          "text": "Eustace gaped at him in amazement. When his urbanity dropped away from him, as now, he had an innocence of expression which was almost infantile. It was as if the world had never touched him at all."
        },
        {
          "ref": "2013-05-17, George Monbiot, “Money just makes the rich suffer”, in The Guardian Weekly‎, volume 188, number 23, page 19",
          "text": "In order to grant the rich these pleasures, the social contract is reconfigured. [ … ] The public realm is privatised, the regulations restraining the ultra-wealthy and the companies they control are abandoned, and Edwardian levels of inequality are almost fetishised."
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Very close to, but not quite."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "not-comparable"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈɔːɫ.məʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "UK"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ɔːɫ.ˈməʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "UK"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈɔː(l)məs/",
      "note": "colloquial, unaccented"
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈɔl.moʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "US"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈɑl.moʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "US"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈoʊ.moʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "US"
      ]
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-əʊst"
    },
    {
      "audio": "en-us-inlandnorth-almost.ogg",
      "mp3_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/5/5e/En-us-inlandnorth-almost.ogg/En-us-inlandnorth-almost.ogg.mp3",
      "ogg_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/5e/En-us-inlandnorth-almost.ogg",
      "tags": [
        "US-Inland-North"
      ],
      "text": "Audio (US-Inland North)"
    },
    {
      "audio": "en-us-almost.ogg",
      "mp3_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/2/20/En-us-almost.ogg/En-us-almost.ogg.mp3",
      "ogg_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/20/En-us-almost.ogg",
      "tags": [
        "US"
      ],
      "text": "Audio (US)"
    }
  ],
  "synonyms": [
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "nearly"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "nigh"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "well-nigh"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "near"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "close to"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "next to"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "practically"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "virtually"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "not yet"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "word": "not"
    },
    {
      "tags": [
        "English",
        "Jamaican"
      ],
      "word": "aulmos"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "all but"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "as good as"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "tags": [
        "colloquial"
      ],
      "word": "as near as makes no difference"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "tags": [
        "Britain",
        "dialectal"
      ],
      "word": "fornigh"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "just about"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "tags": [
        "colloquial"
      ],
      "word": "near as damn it"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "nigh on"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "not quite"
    },
    {
      "sense": "very close to, but not quite",
      "source": "Thesaurus:almost",
      "word": "tantamount to"
    }
  ],
  "translations": [
    {
      "code": "af",
      "lang": "Afrikaans",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "amper"
    },
    {
      "code": "af",
      "lang": "Afrikaans",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "byna"
    },
    {
      "code": "ain",
      "lang": "Ainu",
      "roman": "naani",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ナアニ"
    },
    {
      "code": "ain",
      "lang": "Ainu",
      "roman": "naanihunko",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ナアニフンコ"
    },
    {
      "code": "ain",
      "lang": "Ainu",
      "roman": "naanipo",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ナアニポ"
    },
    {
      "code": "ar",
      "lang": "Arabic",
      "roman": "taqrīban",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "تَقْرِيبًا‎"
    },
    {
      "code": "ar",
      "lang": "Arabic",
      "roman": "ʿalā wašk",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "عَلَى وَشْك‎"
    },
    {
      "code": "ar",
      "lang": "Arabic",
      "note": "\"to almost do something\"",
      "roman": "kāda",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "verb"
      ],
      "word": "كَادَ‎"
    },
    {
      "code": "an",
      "lang": "Aragonese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quasi"
    },
    {
      "code": "hy",
      "lang": "Armenian",
      "roman": "hamarya",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "համարյա"
    },
    {
      "code": "hy",
      "lang": "Armenian",
      "roman": "gretʿe",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "գրեթե"
    },
    {
      "code": "ast",
      "lang": "Asturian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "cuasi"
    },
    {
      "code": "ast",
      "lang": "Asturian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "casi"
    },
    {
      "code": "az",
      "lang": "Azerbaijani",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "az qala"
    },
    {
      "code": "az",
      "lang": "Azerbaijani",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "az qaldı"
    },
    {
      "code": "be",
      "lang": "Belarusian",
      "roman": "amálʹ",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ама́ль"
    },
    {
      "code": "be",
      "lang": "Belarusian",
      "roman": "njamálʹ",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "няма́ль"
    },
    {
      "code": "bn",
      "lang": "Bengali",
      "roman": "praẏ",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "প্রায়"
    },
    {
      "code": "br",
      "lang": "Breton",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "hogos"
    },
    {
      "code": "br",
      "lang": "Breton",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "hogozik"
    },
    {
      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "počtí",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "почти́"
    },
    {
      "code": "my",
      "lang": "Burmese",
      "roman": "lu.ni:pa:",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "လုနီးပါး"
    },
    {
      "code": "ca",
      "lang": "Catalan",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "gairebé"
    },
    {
      "code": "ca",
      "lang": "Catalan",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quasi"
    },
    {
      "code": "chy",
      "lang": "Cheyenne",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "tó'ease-"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "幾乎"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "roman": "jīhū",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "几乎"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "差點"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "roman": "chàdiǎn",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "差点"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "差一點"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "roman": "chāyīdiǎn",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "差一点"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "roman": "chàbuduō",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "差不多"
    },
    {
      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "skoro"
    },
    {
      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "téměř"
    },
    {
      "code": "da",
      "lang": "Danish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "næsten"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "bijna"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "nagenoeg"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "vrijwel"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "zo goed als"
    },
    {
      "code": "eo",
      "lang": "Esperanto",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "preskaŭ"
    },
    {
      "code": "et",
      "lang": "Estonian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "peaaegu"
    },
    {
      "code": "fo",
      "lang": "Faroese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "næstan"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "melkein"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "lähes"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "miltei"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "liki"
    },
    {
      "code": "fr",
      "lang": "French",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "presque"
    },
    {
      "code": "fr",
      "lang": "French",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quasiment"
    },
    {
      "code": "gl",
      "lang": "Galician",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "case"
    },
    {
      "code": "ka",
      "lang": "Georgian",
      "roman": "titkmis",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "თითქმის"
    },
    {
      "code": "ka",
      "lang": "Georgian",
      "roman": "lamis",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ლამის"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "fast"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "beinahe"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "so gut wie"
    },
    {
      "code": "gsw",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Alemannic-German"
      ],
      "word": "schier"
    },
    {
      "code": "el",
      "lang": "Greek",
      "roman": "schedón",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "σχεδόν"
    },
    {
      "code": "el",
      "lang": "Greek",
      "roman": "paralígo",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "παραλίγο"
    },
    {
      "code": "grc",
      "lang": "Greek",
      "roman": "skhedón",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Ancient"
      ],
      "word": "σχεδόν"
    },
    {
      "code": "grc",
      "lang": "Greek",
      "roman": "olígou deîn",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Ancient"
      ],
      "word": "ὀλίγου δεῖν"
    },
    {
      "code": "grc",
      "lang": "Greek",
      "roman": "olígou",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Ancient"
      ],
      "word": "ὀλίγου"
    },
    {
      "code": "kl",
      "lang": "Greenlandic",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "-ngajak"
    },
    {
      "code": "he",
      "lang": "Hebrew",
      "roman": "kim'át",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "כִּמְעַט‎"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "lagbhag",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "लगभग"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "taqrīban",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "तक़रीबन"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "prāy",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "प्राय"
    },
    {
      "code": "hu",
      "lang": "Hungarian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "majdnem"
    },
    {
      "code": "is",
      "lang": "Icelandic",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "nærri"
    },
    {
      "code": "io",
      "lang": "Ido",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "preske"
    },
    {
      "code": "id",
      "lang": "Indonesian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "hampir"
    },
    {
      "code": "id",
      "lang": "Indonesian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "nyaris"
    },
    {
      "code": "ga",
      "lang": "Irish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "beagnach"
    },
    {
      "code": "ga",
      "lang": "Irish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "dóbair"
    },
    {
      "code": "it",
      "lang": "Italian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quasi"
    },
    {
      "code": "jam",
      "lang": "Jamaican Creole",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "aalmos"
    },
    {
      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "roman": "hotondo",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ほとんど"
    },
    {
      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "roman": "hobo",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ほぼ"
    },
    {
      "alt": "おおかた",
      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "roman": "ōkata",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "大方"
    },
    {
      "code": "kk",
      "lang": "Kazakh",
      "roman": "derlik",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "дерлік"
    },
    {
      "code": "km",
      "lang": "Khmer",
      "roman": "cɨt",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ជិត"
    },
    {
      "code": "km",
      "lang": "Khmer",
      "roman": "stǝǝ tae",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ស្ទើរតែ"
    },
    {
      "code": "ko",
      "lang": "Korean",
      "roman": "geoui",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "거의"
    },
    {
      "code": "ko",
      "lang": "Korean",
      "note": "used after verbs",
      "roman": "ppeonhada",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "adjective"
      ],
      "word": "뻔하다"
    },
    {
      "code": "kmr",
      "lang": "Kurdish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Northern-Kurdish"
      ],
      "word": "teqrîben"
    },
    {
      "code": "kmr",
      "lang": "Kurdish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Northern-Kurdish"
      ],
      "word": "nêzîkî"
    },
    {
      "code": "kmr",
      "lang": "Kurdish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Northern-Kurdish"
      ],
      "word": "hema-hema"
    },
    {
      "code": "ky",
      "lang": "Kyrgyz",
      "roman": "deerlik",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "дээрлик"
    },
    {
      "code": "lo",
      "lang": "Lao",
      "roman": "kư̄ap",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ເກືອບ"
    },
    {
      "code": "ltg",
      "lang": "Latgalian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "kuoni"
    },
    {
      "code": "ltg",
      "lang": "Latgalian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "gondreiž"
    },
    {
      "code": "la",
      "lang": "Latin",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "paene"
    },
    {
      "code": "la",
      "lang": "Latin",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ferē"
    },
    {
      "code": "lv",
      "lang": "Latvian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "gandrīz"
    },
    {
      "code": "lt",
      "lang": "Lithuanian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "beveik"
    },
    {
      "code": "mk",
      "lang": "Macedonian",
      "roman": "rečisi",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "речиси"
    },
    {
      "code": "mk",
      "lang": "Macedonian",
      "roman": "skoro",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "скоро"
    },
    {
      "code": "mg",
      "lang": "Malagasy",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "saiky"
    },
    {
      "code": "mt",
      "lang": "Maltese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "kważi"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "pitoiti"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "pitopitoiti"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "tata"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "kainamu"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "tōtahi"
    },
    {
      "code": "mwl",
      "lang": "Mirandese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quaije"
    },
    {
      "code": "mn",
      "lang": "Mongolian",
      "roman": "barag",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "бараг"
    },
    {
      "code": "mn",
      "lang": "Mongolian",
      "roman": "möltös",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "мөлтөс"
    },
    {
      "code": "mn",
      "lang": "Mongolian",
      "roman": "shakham",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "шахам"
    },
    {
      "code": "nv",
      "lang": "Navajo",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "kʼasdą́ą́ʼ"
    },
    {
      "code": "nv",
      "lang": "Navajo",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "kʼadę́ę"
    },
    {
      "code": "nb",
      "lang": "Norwegian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Bokmål"
      ],
      "word": "nesten"
    },
    {
      "code": "nb",
      "lang": "Norwegian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Bokmål"
      ],
      "word": "bortimot"
    },
    {
      "code": "nn",
      "lang": "Norwegian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Nynorsk"
      ],
      "word": "nesten"
    },
    {
      "code": "nn",
      "lang": "Norwegian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Nynorsk"
      ],
      "word": "bortimot"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "gaireben"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quasi"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quasiben"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quasiment"
    },
    {
      "code": "ang",
      "lang": "Old English",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "fornēah"
    },
    {
      "code": "ps",
      "lang": "Pashto",
      "roman": "taqríban",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "تقریبا‎"
    },
    {
      "code": "fa",
      "lang": "Persian",
      "roman": "taqriban",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "تقریباً‎"
    },
    {
      "code": "fa",
      "lang": "Persian",
      "roman": "qarib",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "قریب‎"
    },
    {
      "code": "pdt",
      "lang": "Plautdietsch",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "knaup"
    },
    {
      "code": "pdt",
      "lang": "Plautdietsch",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "afens"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "prawie"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "niemalże"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "niemal"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "omal"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "quase"
    },
    {
      "code": "qu",
      "lang": "Quechua",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "yaqa"
    },
    {
      "code": "ro",
      "lang": "Romanian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "aproape"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "počtí",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "почти́"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "počtí što",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "почти́ что"
    },
    {
      "code": "sa",
      "lang": "Sanskrit",
      "roman": "nod",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "नोद्"
    },
    {
      "code": "sco",
      "lang": "Scots",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "awmaist"
    },
    {
      "code": "sco",
      "lang": "Scots",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "amaist"
    },
    {
      "code": "sco",
      "lang": "Scots",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "maistly"
    },
    {
      "code": "sco",
      "lang": "Scots",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "maistlins"
    },
    {
      "code": "sh",
      "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Cyrillic"
      ],
      "word": "скоро"
    },
    {
      "code": "sh",
      "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Roman"
      ],
      "word": "skoro"
    },
    {
      "code": "si",
      "lang": "Sinhalese",
      "roman": "bohō duraṭa",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "බොහෝ දුරට"
    },
    {
      "code": "sk",
      "lang": "Slovak",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "skoro"
    },
    {
      "code": "sk",
      "lang": "Slovak",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "takmer"
    },
    {
      "code": "sl",
      "lang": "Slovene",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "skôraj"
    },
    {
      "code": "dsb",
      "lang": "Sorbian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "tags": [
        "Lower-Sorbian"
      ],
      "word": "skóro"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "casi"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "por poco"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "nästan"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "närapå"
    },
    {
      "code": "tg",
      "lang": "Tajik",
      "roman": "taqriban",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "тақрибан"
    },
    {
      "code": "tg",
      "lang": "Tajik",
      "roman": "qarib",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "қариб"
    },
    {
      "code": "te",
      "lang": "Telugu",
      "roman": "dādāpu",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "దాదాపు"
    },
    {
      "code": "te",
      "lang": "Telugu",
      "roman": "daridāpu",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "దరిదాపు"
    },
    {
      "code": "th",
      "lang": "Thai",
      "roman": "gʉ̀ʉap",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "เกือบ"
    },
    {
      "code": "tpi",
      "lang": "Tok Pisin",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "klosap"
    },
    {
      "code": "tr",
      "lang": "Turkish",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "neredeyse"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "májže",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "ма́йже"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "slyvé",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "сливе́"
    },
    {
      "code": "ur",
      "lang": "Urdu",
      "roman": "taqrīban",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "تقریباً‎"
    },
    {
      "code": "uz",
      "lang": "Uzbek",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "deyarli"
    },
    {
      "code": "uz",
      "lang": "Uzbek",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "qariyb"
    },
    {
      "code": "uz",
      "lang": "Uzbek",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "taqriban"
    },
    {
      "code": "vi",
      "lang": "Vietnamese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "gần"
    },
    {
      "code": "vi",
      "lang": "Vietnamese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "gần như"
    },
    {
      "code": "vi",
      "lang": "Vietnamese",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "hầu như"
    },
    {
      "code": "cy",
      "lang": "Welsh",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "bron"
    },
    {
      "code": "fy",
      "lang": "West Frisian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "hast"
    },
    {
      "code": "gmq-bot",
      "lang": "Westrobothnian",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "fögänä"
    },
    {
      "code": "yi",
      "lang": "Yiddish",
      "roman": "kimat",
      "sense": "very close to",
      "word": "כּמעט‎"
    }
  ],
  "wikipedia": [
    "almost"
  ],
  "word": "almost"
}

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    "English adverbs",
    "English countable nouns",
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    "English nouns",
    "English terms derived from Middle English",
    "English terms derived from Old English",
    "English terms inherited from Middle English",
    "English terms inherited from Old English",
    "English terms with IPA pronunciation",
    "English terms with audio links",
    "English uncomparable adverbs",
    "English words prefixed with al-",
    "IPA for English using .ˈ or .ˌ",
    "Rhymes:English/əʊst",
    "Terms with manual transliterations different from the automated ones",
    "Terms with manual transliterations different from the automated ones/yi"
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      "name": "inh"
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      "args": {
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        "2": "ang",
        "3": "eallmǣst",
        "4": "",
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      "args": {
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        "2": "al",
        "3": "most",
        "t1": "all"
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  ],
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      "form": "almosts",
      "tags": [
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  "lang_code": "en",
  "pos": "noun",
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    {
      "categories": [
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        "English terms with usage examples"
      ],
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        {
          "text": "In all the submissions, they found four papers that were clearly worth publishing and another dozen almosts."
        }
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      "ipa": "/ɔːɫ.ˈməʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "UK"
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      "ipa": "/ˈɔː(l)məs/",
      "note": "colloquial, unaccented"
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      "ipa": "/ˈɔl.moʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "US"
      ]
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    {
      "ipa": "/ˈɑl.moʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "US"
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    {
      "ipa": "/ˈoʊ.moʊst/",
      "tags": [
        "US"
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      "text": "Audio (US-Inland North)"
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      "tags": [
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    {
      "tags": [
        "English",
        "Jamaican"
      ],
      "word": "aulmos"
    }
  ],
  "wikipedia": [
    "almost"
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  "word": "almost"
}

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