"You're almost as broke as Ben," he told Howie.
In almost all aspects of life, the application of this process will bring improvements.
In fact, at the party he had spent an unnecessary amount of time with the woman he almost married – and hadn't even introduced her.
He's almost thirty - like me.
He must have nodded off almost at once.
"Almost on earth isn't being there," said the kitten, in a discontented tone.
Almost everyone creates, in one form or another.
But the truth is that almost all furniture back in the day was cheaply made junk and only a very few high-quality pieces survived.
The same people were still sitting here in almost the same positions as before, whispering to one another.
Tammy could swim almost as well as Lisa, but Sarah couldn't swim at all, confessing unabashed that she was afraid of the water.
The voice on the phone was almost hysterical.
We're almost out of the sand.
I was out there yesterday when I came back from riding and noticed that the barn was almost as clean as this house.
You've been working for me for almost three months now and this is the first time I've ever seen you sick.
On top of the common-good projects supported with our tax dollars, almost all of us—certainly not just the wealthy—have causes we support.
Today we have the Internet and all its associated technologies, vastly more versatile, almost infinite in possibility.
Its end led directly to the Cold War, which consumed inconceivable amounts of money and almost pushed the world to the brink of nuclear devastation.
One can almost picture him, sandwich in hand, slack-jawed in surprise.
Even today, the scientific method involves experimentation that almost always necessitates some amount of data collection.
I daresay if you have purchased anything on Amazon, you have almost certainly, at some point, purchased an additional item Amazon suggested.
With such an ability to learn from the actions of so many others, you could advance humanity at a rate that is almost incomprehensible.
In the 1500s it spread all through Europe, in the 1600s expanded its foothold in North America, and by the mid-1700s regularly occurred almost everywhere in the world.
The number of medical patents issued in 2010 was more than fifty thousand, an all-time record—and it almost certainly will be broken next year, then the next, and again the next.
I think it is likely that the answers to almost all our medical problems could be found in the data we may already be collecting.
Now, we stumble upon these kinds of causal associations almost as an accident.
You still worked almost exclusively with people in your lab or at least in your city.
This happened to him almost every night.
The Russians, they say, fortified this position in advance on the left of the highroad (from Moscow to Smolensk) and almost at a right angle to it, from Borodino to Utitsa, at the very place where the battle was fought.
When Alex knew what she wanted and it was feasible, he almost always made it happen.
The salesperson offers, "I find that my customers who buy this suit almost always get wingtips."
Early versions of a "Salk vaccine" were successful on a few patients, so more extensive tests were planned—a vast field trial that involved twenty thousand doctors, two hundred thousand volunteers, and almost two million school children.
The crowd drew up to the large table, at which sat gray-haired or bald seventy-year-old magnates, uniformed and besashed almost all of whom Pierre had seen in their own homes with their buffoons, or playing boston at the clubs.
Having wrung a submissive "I understand" from Dron, Alpatych contented himself with that, though he not only doubted but felt almost certain that without the help of troops the carts would not be forthcoming.
If we go we are almost sure to be taken prisoners, and God knows...
Barclay was riding almost beside him, and a crowd of officers ran after and around them shouting, "Hurrah!"
The battle of Borodino was not fought on a chosen and entrenched position with forces only slightly weaker than those of the enemy, but, as a result of the loss of the Shevardino Redoubt, the Russians fought the battle of Borodino on an open and almost unentrenched position, with forces only half as numerous as the French; that is to say, under conditions in which it was not merely unthinkable to fight for ten hours and secure an indecisive result, but unthinkable to keep an army even from complete disintegration and flight.
Almost all of them stared with naive, childlike curiosity at Pierre's white hat and green swallow-tail coat.
He knew that tomorrow's battle would be the most terrible of all he had taken part in, and for the first time in his life the possibility of death presented itself to him--not in relation to any worldly matter or with reference to its effect on others, but simply in relation to himself, to his own soul--vividly, plainly, terribly, and almost as a certainty.
The French losses were almost equal to ours, but very early we said to ourselves that we were losing the battle, and we did lose it.
The booming cannonade and the fusillade of musketry were growing more intense over the whole field, especially to the left where Bagration's fleches were, but where Pierre was the smoke of the firing made it almost impossible to distinguish anything.
But before that order was given--almost as soon in fact as the adjutant had left Borodino--the bridge had been retaken by the Russians and burned, in the very skirmish at which Pierre had been present at the beginning of the battle.
The horse first, regardless of whether it was right or wrong to show fear, snorted, reared almost throwing the major, and galloped aside.