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quase advalmost, nearly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
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most adv US, informal (nearly)  (aproximadamente)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 He succeeds at most anything he does.
most adv US, informal (almost)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Most all of them are at home in the evening.
next adv (almost)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 It's worth next to nothing in that condition.
almost adv (nearly)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 He was almost home when the car broke down.
 Ele estava quase em casa, quando o carro quebrou.
almost adv (all but)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 There is one ticket left - we have almost sold out.
 The baby is almost asleep.
close adj (nearly equal, almost)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 You and I are close to the same height.
near adv (around, approximately)  (próximo)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 It's near nine o'clock.
 São quase nove horas.
near adv (close in relation)  (por pouco)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 We were sober, but he was near drunk.
nearly adv (almost)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 I was nearly in an accident this morning!
 Eu quase me envolvi em um acidente esta manhã.
almost adv (with verb, negative result)  (resultado negativo)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  por pouco loc adv
 I almost forgot to lock the door.
quasi adv (almost)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
quasi adj (closely resembling)  (parecença)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
just about adv (more or less)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Well, I think that just about covers it, so let's end this discussion here.
as good as phrase (nearly; virtually)  (virtualmente)quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 I've worked all night on the picture and it's as good as finished.
all but prep (nearly)praticamente
  quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 The rain is all but finished now.
all but quase
pretty much quase
  aproximadamente
  simplesmente
near adv (all but, nearly)  (aproximadamente)perto, quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 It's near five years since I've seen my friend.
near adj (just missing a target)  (por pouco)perto, quase advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 His shot was a near miss of the target.
mostly adv (almost completely)  (quase completamente)a maior parte loc adv
  quase todo loc adv
 We are mostly finished with the project.
 Já terminamos a maior parte do projeto.
 * As crianças já comeram quase toda a torta.
almost died laughing v pret (laughed very hard)quase morreu de rir loc vt pret
 We almost died laughing when we saw Mike's Halloween costume.
almost everywhere adv (in most places)em quase todos os lugares loc adv
 There used to be no chain stores in the town, but now they're almost everywhere.
almost unheard-of adj (extremely rare)quase desconhecido loc adj
 It's almost unheard-of for geese to perch in trees, but I saw photos of some today.
as often as not adv (in about half of all instances)em quase todos os casos, quase sempre loc adv
 I don't know if he will be here today. He shows up as often as not.
barely audible adj (sound: very faint)  (som)quase inaudível loc adj
 His voice over the telephone was barely audible.
barely see vtr (have difficulty seeing)  (ter dificuldades para enxergar)quase não ver vt
 She could barely see the road through the thick snow.
barely see vi (have difficulty seeing)quase não ver v int
close match n (sports: game won by a very small margin)  (esportes:)quase empate loc sm
 It was a close match but the Seagulls won on penalties.
come near vtr figurative (to nearly experience)  (figurativo)quase experimentar loc vt
 After I lost my job and my son died, I came near to a breakdown.
for next to nothing adv (very cheaply)  ( a muito bom preço )por quase nada loc adv
 When we were first married we bought an old couch for next to nothing.
 At a yard sale you can buy anything you want for next to nothing.
for pennies adv (very cheaply)  ( a muito bom preço )por quase nada loc adv
 She saved money by baking her own bread for pennies.
little or no adj (hardly any)quase nenhum loc adj
 I haven't done any revising so there's little or no chance of me passing the exam.
nearly impossible adj (that almost cannot be done)quase impossível loc adj
 It's nearly impossible to get a good grade from my English teacher.
nearly the same adj (very similar)quase idêntico, quase igual loc adj
 The professor noticed that the two students' papers were nearly the same, and failed them both.
almost always adv (nearly all the time)quase sempre loc adv
 The door to the student center is almost always unlocked.
almost always adv (most usually)quase sempre loc adv
 When he cooks, he almost always cleans up after himself.
almost done adj informal (nearly finished)quase pronto loc adj
 I'm almost done -- give me five more minutes and I'll join you.
almost never adv (hardly ever)quase nunca loc adv
 I almost never eat ice cream, but I enjoy it two or three times a year.
almost sure adj (not quite certain)quase certo loc adj
 I'm almost sure I turned the stove off, but maybe we should go back to check.
be nearly over vi (be almost finished)estar quase terminado loc vt
 This school year is nearly over.
be nearly over vtr (be almost recovered from )estar quase recuperado loc vt
 I am nearly over the shock of being attacked.
close to the knuckle adj UK, figurative (potentially offensive)  (potencialmente ofensivo)no limite do decente loc adj
  quase obsceno loc adj
hardly adv (almost)quase não loc adv
  dificilmente advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
scarcely adv (barely, almost not)mal, apenas advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  quase não loc adv
almost entirely quase completamente
almost too late quase tarde demais
come closer aproximar-se
  quase conseguir
hardly any quase ninguém
  quase nada de
hardly anything quase nada
hardly ever quase nunca
near miss que quase acontece
  não atingir o alvo
next to nothing quase nada
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