What does almost mean?
The definition of almost
Etym: [AS. ealmÃ¦st, Ã¦lmÃ¦st, quite the most, almost all; eal (OE. al) all + m most.]
Nearly; well nigh; all but; for the greatest part. Almost thou persuadest me to be a Christian. Acts xxvi. 28. Almost never, scarcely ever.
— Almost nothing, scarcely anything.