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Definition of Well-nigh

Well-nigh adv. means: Almost; nearly.

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Well-nigh adv. means: Almost; nearly.

Meaning of Well-nigh

Well-nigh (adv.) means: Almost; nearly.

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Nigh (v. t. & i.): To draw nigh (to); to approach; to come near.

Nigh (a.): Almost; nearly; as, he was nigh dead.

Well-nigh (adv.): Almost; nearly.

Nye (a. & adv.): Nigh.

Near (adv.): Nearly; almost; well-nigh.

Anigh (prep. & adv.): Nigh.

Nigh (prep.): Near to; not remote or distant from.

Almost (adv.): Nearly; well nigh; all but; for the greatest part.

Nighness (n.): The quality or state of being nigh.

Appropinquation (n.): A drawing nigh; approach.

Nigh (superl.): Not distant or remote in place or time; near.

Nigh (a.): In a situation near in place or time, or in the course of events; near.

Approach (v. i.): To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.

Near (prep.): Adjacent to; close by; not far from; nigh; as, the ship sailed near the land. See the Note under near, a.

Near (adv.): At a little distance, in place, time, manner, or degree; not remote; nigh.

Nigh (superl.): Not remote in degree, kindred, circumstances, etc.; closely allied; intimate.

Near (adv.): Not far distant in time, place, or degree; not remote; close at hand; adjacent; neighboring; nigh.

Off (a.): On the farther side; most distant; on the side of an animal or a team farthest from the driver when he is on foot; in the United States, the right side; as, the off horse or ox in a team, in distinction from the nigh or near horse or ox; the off leg.

Draw (v. i.): To move; to come or go; literally, to draw one's self; -- with prepositions and adverbs; as, to draw away, to move off, esp. in racing, to get in front; to obtain the lead or increase it; to draw back, to retreat; to draw level, to move up even (with another); to come up to or overtake another; to draw off, to retire or retreat; to draw on, to advance; to draw up, to form in array; to draw near, nigh, or towards, to approach; to draw together, to come together, to collect.

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Meaning of anighst

anighst means: corruption of nigh

Meaning of Nigh

Nigh means: To draw nigh (to); to approach; to come near.

Meaning of Nigh

Nigh means: Almost; nearly; as, he was nigh dead.

Meaning of Well-nigh

Well-nigh means: Almost; nearly.

Meaning of Nye

Nye means: Nigh.

Meaning of Near

Near means: Nearly; almost; well-nigh.

Meaning of Anigh

Anigh means: Nigh.

Meaning of Nigh

Nigh means: Near to; not remote or distant from.

Meaning of Almost

Almost means: Nearly; well nigh; all but; for the greatest part.

Meaning of Nighness

Nighness means: The quality or state of being nigh.

Meaning of Appropinquation

Appropinquation means: A drawing nigh; approach.

Meaning of Nigh

Nigh means: Not distant or remote in place or time; near.

Meaning of Nigh

Nigh means: In a situation near in place or time, or in the course of events; near.

Meaning of Approach

Approach means: To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.

Meaning of Near

Near means: Adjacent to; close by; not far from; nigh; as, the ship sailed near the land. See the Note under near, a.

Meaning of Near

Near means: At a little distance, in place, time, manner, or degree; not remote; nigh.

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