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ALMOST has all the letters in alphabetical order.

Fun fact! The longest commonly used word in English with all the letters in alphabetical order is "almost".

The word almost is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the adjective almost

What does almost mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more almost / most almost

  1. Similar to

Definition of the adverb almost

What does almost mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but

Alternative definition of the adverb almost


  1. Very close
  2. Not quite

Definition of the noun almost

What does almost mean as a name of something?


  1. [informal] Something or someone that doesn't quite make it.


"Almost": Wendy Cracked a Walnut is a 1990 Australian comedy.

Phrases with Almost

  1. Almost everywhere
  2. Almost Doesn't Count

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Almost

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Google previewEncyclopedia of American Indian Literature (2009)

by Jennifer McClinton-Temple, Alan R. Velie

Landfill Meditations: Crossblood Stories contains 14 short stories, almost all of which had been published previously; only “The Red Coin” is original. Within this collection the reader encounters a number of Gerald ...

Google previewMongolian-English Dictionary (2013)

by Ferdinand D Lessing

Almost, nearly ...

Google previewDictionary of Health Economics (1999)

by Alan Earl-Slater

almost all the time. Moderate pain: (a) occasionally, (b) frequently, (c) almost all the time. Severe pain: (a) occasionally, (b) frequently, (c) almost all the time. Agonising pain: (a) occasionally, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Retirement and Finance (2003)

by Lois A. Vitt

Almost 25% of middle- aged households are providing care for an older relative. In a survey of the "average caregiver" — a 46-year-old working female — by the National Alliance for Caregiving (1998), these "informal" family care providers ...

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Quotes about Almost

Almost no one is foolish enough to imagine that he automatically deserves great success in any field of activity yet almost everyone believes that he automatically deserves success in marriage. (Sydney Harris)
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Scrabble value of A1L1M3O1S1T1

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of ALMOST

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