nigh - definitions and synonyms

nigh adjective

  1. English Meaning: 

    : not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    قریب - نزدیک - پاس - قریبی - رشتے میں قریب - نزدیکی - جگہ، وقت یا تعلق میں نزدیک - نکٹ -

    Example Sentenses:

    • The end of your world is nigh!

    • near neighbors

    • in the near future

    • they are near equals

    • his nearest approach to success

    • a very near thing

    • a near hit by the bomb

    • she was near tears

    • she was close to tears

    • had a close call

    Synonyms:

    close / near
  2. English Meaning: 

    : being on the left side

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    بایاں - بائیں جانب -

    Example Sentenses:

    • the near or nigh horse is the one on the left

    • the animal's left side is its near or nigh side

    Synonyms:

    near

nigh adverb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : near in time or place or relationship

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    نزدیک - قریب - جگہ، وقت یا تعلق میں نزدیک -

    Example Sentenses:

    • The end draws nigh

    • as the wedding day drew near

    • stood near the door

    • don't shoot until they come near

    • getting near to the true explanation

    • her mother is always near

    • the bullet didn't come close

    • don't get too close to the fire

    Synonyms:

    close / near
  2. English Meaning: 

    : (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    تقریبا - قریب قریب - لگ بھگ - بڑی حد تک - قریبا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • talked for nigh onto 2 hours

    • the recording is well-nigh perfect

    • the job is (just) about done

    • the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded

    • we're almost finished

    • the car all but ran her down

    • he nearly fainted

    • virtually all the parties signed the contract

    • I was near exhausted by the run

    • most everyone agrees

    Synonyms:

    about / almost / most / near / nearly / virtually / well-nigh