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  • a  not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances
  • s  being on the left side
    the near or nigh horse is the one on the left
    the animal's left side is its near or nigh side
  • r  near in time or place or relationship
    The end draws nigh
  • r  (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but
    talked for nigh onto 2 hours
    the recording is well-nigh perfect

  • She knew that revenge would be nigh.
  • He said the day of judgment is nigh.
  • Now clearly, the chances of naturally conceiving eight children at once are well-nigh impossible.
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    Brian Bickell lives my nightmare. No. 1 Star: Tuukka Rask, Boston Bruins Rask was nigh unbeatable in Game 2. He was just regular old unbeatable in Game 3, stopping 28 shots for the shutout as the Bruins took the first … Continue reading ?
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  • Exciting Youth Baseball Action in the Maple City
    The Honesdale Little Baseball Association regular season is winding down and playoffs are nigh.
    June 18, 2013 - The Wayne Independent
  • America's Next Berliner
    BERLIN, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Barack Obama will speak in front of the Brandenburg Gate on Wednesday, nigh on 50 years to the day since John F. Kennedy proclaimed 'Ich bin ein Berliner' to 120,000 ...
    June 17, 2013 - PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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