UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɔːlməʊst/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɔlmoʊst, ɔlˈmoʊst/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(ôlmōst, ôl mōst)

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Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. (am) almost [done, ready, finished, through]
  2. (is) almost [done, ready, finished, complete]
  3. almost [extinct, dead, impossible]
  4. almost [unknown, unpronounceable, unheard of]
  5. almost [anywhere, everywhere] (in)
  6. [you're, we are] almost there
  7. almost [died, had an accident] (when)
  8. almost [had, gave] me a heart attack
  9. they almost made it
  10. is almost [always, entirely, exclusively]
  11. almost [immediately, as soon as]
  12. almost [all, every, half, 75%]
  13. almost [all] of
  14. almost [twice, three times] as [much, many]
  15. almost [no, none, nothing] left (of)
  16. [pay, earn] almost [nothing]
  17. almost, but not quite
  18. almost but not [quite, entirely, completely, totally] (sure)
  19. not quite, but almost
  20. almost time [to, for]
  21. [it's, it is] almost as if you [don't, are, never]
  22. almost like you [don't]
  23. almost like [being, having, feeling]
  24. what do you mean (by) almost?
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