Definition of 'not nearly'
Example sentences containing 'not nearly'
There were not nearly enough to go round.PHYLLOXERA: How Wine was Saved for the World (2004) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Christianity Today (2000) The Princess and the Curdie (1883) The Sun (2012) The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900)
And there are not nearly enough of them.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
There's just not nearly enough room.The Sun (2015)
There's also far too much focus on what schools are doing and not nearly enough on what can happen elsewhere.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
That is not nearly enough.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
You are not nearly so well as I am.Emily Fox-Seton (1901) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Not nearly enough for my liking, but at least we're on the right track.The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Simply getting the basics right, of merely processing transactions properly, is not nearly enough in this day and age.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Definition of not nearly from the Collins English Dictionary