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or so, more or less, just about, close to, around, roughly, some, about, approximately
adv. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct; "lasted approximately an hour"; "in just about a minute"; "he's about 30 years old"; "I've had about all I can stand"; "we meet about once a month"; "some forty people came"; "weighs around a hundred pounds"; "roughly $3,000"; "holds 3 gallons, more or less"; "20 or so people were at the party"
more or less, somewhat, slightly
adv. to a small degree or extent; "his arguments were somewhat self-contradictory"; "the children argued because one slice of cake was slightly larger than the other"

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scarcely, hardly
adv. almost not; "he hardly ever goes fishing"; "he was hardly more than sixteen years old"; "they scarcely ever used the emergency generator"
essentially, fundamentally, basically
adv. in essence; at bottom or by one's (or its) very nature; "He is basically dishonest"; "the argument was essentially a technical one"; "for all his bluster he is in essence a shy person"
well-nigh, virtually, nigh, near, nearly, most, almost, about
adv. (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but; "the job is (just) about done"; "the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded"; "we're almost finished"; "the car all but ran her down"; "he nearly fainted"; "talked for nigh onto 2 hours"; "the recording is well-nigh perfect"; "virtually all the parties signed the contract"; "I was near exhausted by the run"; "most everyone agrees"
quite, rather, pretty, jolly
adv. intensifier, as in "pretty big"
nearby
adv. not far away in relative terms; "she works nearby"; "the planets orbiting nearby are Venus and Mars"
extra
adv. unusually or exceptionally; "an extra fast car"
unco, outstandingly, remarkably, unusually
adv. to a remarkable degree or extent; "she was unusually tall"
practically
adv. in a practical manner; "practically orientated institutions such as business schools"; "a brilliant man but so practically inept that he needed help to cross the road safely"
uncommonly
adv. exceptionally; "a common remedy is uncommonly difficult to find"
super, passing, exceedingly, extremely
adv. to an extreme degree; "extremely cold"; "extremely unpleasant"

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flat
adv. against a flat surface: "He lay flat on his back"

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