Definition of pretty much or nearly or well in English:

pretty much (or nearly or well)

informal Very nearly: the case is pretty well over
More example sentences
  • The paraphrase has it that what we are saying is that the surface is pretty nearly bumpy, or very nearly bumpy, or extremely close to being bumpy.
  • The porn they discovered when the boss closed, that was pretty much the last nail in the coffin.
  • Not that we're expecting any guests in the near future because we're pretty well booked up.
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Word of the day hubris
Pronunciation: ˈhjuːbrɪs
noun
excessive pride or self-confidence