English translation of 'प्रायः'
1. almost adverb
Almost means very nearly, but not completely.
The camps are almost full.
I stood up and almost fell.
2. generally adverb
You use generally to say that something happens or is used on most occasions but not on every occasion.
As women we generally say and feel too much.
3. large (in phrases)
You use by and large to indicate that a statement is mostly but not completely true.
By and large, he does not watch many movies.
4. mostly adverb
You use mostly to indicate that a statement is true about the majority of a group of things or people, true most of the time, or true in most respects.
I work with mostly highly motivated people.
Cars are mostly metal.
5. much adverb
If something does not happen much, it does not happen very often.
His father never talked much about the war.
6. near (in phrases)
If something is near enough a quantity or near enough true, it is almost that quantity or almost true.
I've been working at it for near enough an hour.
7. nearly adverb
If something is nearly a quantity, it is very close to that quantity but slightly less than it. If something is nearly a certain state, it is very close to that state but has not quite reached it.
Goldsworth stared at me in silence for nearly twenty seconds.
It was already nearly eight o'clock.
I've nearly finished.
8. next (in phrases)
You use next to before a negative, or a word that suggests something negative, to mean almost.
Most weight loss products are next to useless.
9. often adverb
If something happens often, it happens many times or much of the time.
They often spent Christmas with his family.
They used these words freely, often in front of their parents too.
That doesn't happen very often.
10. usually adverb
If something usually happens, it is the thing that most often happens in a particular situation.
We usually eat in here.
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Translation of प्रायः from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary