Translation of nearly in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (almost) I'm nearly readyit was nearly midnightestoy casi listoI nearly said something rudeera casi medianocheshe very nearly diedcasi digo or por poco digo una groseríaestuve a punto de decir una groseríawe're very nearly therepor poco or casi se muereExample sentences1.2not nearly
the exam wasn't nearly as difficult as I'd expectedni con muchoI didn't prepare nearly enough foodel examen no fue ni con mucho tan difícil como esperabaher performance isn't nearly good enoughno preparé ni con mucho suficiente comidame quedé cortísima con la comidasu actuación no es, ni con mucho, satisfactoria
- He led me into an alcove and stood close to me, so close our faces were nearly touching.
- The buildings of New York take quite a beating and nearly disappear in a fusion fireball.
- He once had a slender girlfriend with a mop of hair and a crooked, pale, nearly pretty face.
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Opus Dei - Latin for "God's Work" - is a Catholic organization founded in Spain in 1928. The Opus became very influential in Spanish society, above all by founding schools and universities. The aim was to create an élite which would spread Christian ideals throughout society. The University of Navarre is one of its foremost institutions.