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Definition of Almost

Almost

  1. Nearly; well nigh; all but; for the greatest part.

Almost Quotations

I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
Michael Jordan

Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.
Steve Jobs

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Calvin Coolidge

That's the thing about depression: A human being can survive almost anything, as long as she sees the end in sight. But depression is so insidious, and it compounds daily, that it's impossible to ever see the end. The fog is like a cage without a key.
Elizabeth Wurtzel

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Robert Frost
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Almost Translations

almost in Afrikaans is byna, amper
almost in Dutch is schier, bijkans, haast, bijna
almost in Finnish is melkein
almost in German is fast, nahezu, beinahe, meist, fast
almost in Hungarian is majdnem
almost in Italian is quasi
almost in Latin is fere, paene; pene, ferme; fere
almost in Norwegian is nesten
almost in Portuguese is quase
almost in Spanish is casi

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