تقریبا - definitions and synonyms

تقریبا  adverb

  1. ( also written as تقریباً )

    English Meaning: 

    : (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct

    اردو ہم معنی الفاظ‎(Urdu Synonyms)‎‏ :‏

    قریب قریب - لگ بھگ - کم و بیش - اندازا - تخمینا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • lasted approximately an hour

    • in just about a minute

    • He's about 30 years old.

      وہ تقریبا 30 سال کا ہے۔

    • I've had about all I can stand

    • we meet about once a month

    • some forty people came

    • weighs around a hundred pounds

    • roughly $3,000

    • holds 3 gallons, more or less

    • 20 or so people were at the party

    English translations of ‎‏"تقریبا"‏‎: 

    about / approximately / around / close to / just about / more or less / or so / roughly / some
  2. English Meaning: 

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

    اردو ہم معنی الفاظ‎(Urdu Synonyms)‎‏ :‏

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • 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

    • talked for nigh onto 2 hours

    • the recording is well-nigh perfect

    • virtually all the parties signed the contract

    • I was near exhausted by the run

    • most everyone agrees

    English translations of ‎‏"تقریبا"‏‎: 

    about / almost / most / near / nearly / nigh / virtually / well-nigh
  3. English Meaning: 

    : (degree adverb used before a noun phrase) for all practical purposes but not completely

    اردو ہم معنی الفاظ‎(Urdu Synonyms)‎‏ :‏

    قریب قریب -

    Example Sentenses:

    • much the same thing happened every time

    • practically everything in Hinduism is the manifestation of a god

    English translations of ‎‏"تقریبا"‏‎: 

    much / practically

Usage Examples:

  • محترم وزیراعظم کی طرف سے بھی تقریباً ایسے ہی خیالات کا اظہار سامنے آیا کہ روزہ انسان کے اندر پرہیز گاری، ایثار اور ہمدردی کے جذبات پیدا کرتا ہے۔
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