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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 previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

Thorax large, almost semicircular. Head much deflexed. Sp. 1. Dermestoides. Mycetophagus dermestoides. Fabr; Eustrophus dermestoides. Latr. GENUs CCII. TETRAtomA. Herbst, Fabr.

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 previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis; or an universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature ... (1812)

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex.)

Almost every branch of the revenue had failed. From want of money, the militialaw could not be carried into execution. We could not pay or forces abroad; and, to enable us to pav those at home, there was a necessity for borrowing 52,020).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Geography (2010)

by Barney Warf

Almost every field of geography addresses an aspect of urban environmental geography, including physical geography, which explains (a) some of the ...

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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Small photo of Three high buildings almost touching the sky , SpainSmall photo of JIANGXI CHINA-June 25, 2017: Chinese has suffered severe flooding, the largest freshwater lake in Poyang Lake water surge, once swallowed by the abandoned grassland, almost drowned.Small photo of Monkey is almost full .Small photo of The beauty of Ganoderma Lucidum growing in the farm. This is a way to grow mushrooms almost like nature for good nutritional quality for human healthSmall photo of Sonderborg, Denmark - July 27, 2017: International Scout Camp "Spejdernes Lejr 2017" (short SL2017) . Many tents and structures built of spruce stems, and almost 40.000 scouts.Small photo of Two male hands reaching out to one another, almost touching, in front of dark clear empty background wall conceptSmall photo of POSITANO, ITALY - May 4, 2013: The port city of Positano has existed since Medieval times, but exists today almost entirely due to tourism as it is a jumping off point for the beautiful Amalfi Coast. More...

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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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