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Translation of fast in German-English

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fast  almost 
fast almost; nearly

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Sample sentences:
Ich verbrauchte fast meinen ganzen Radiergummi, um den falschen Umriss zu eliminieren.

I nearly used my entire eraser to eliminate the incorrect outline.
Belgien hat in fast jedem Land der Welt eine Botschaft. Belgium has an embassy in nearly every country in the world.
Fast hätte ich eine Wacholderbeere mit einer Preiselbeere verwechselt. I nearly mistook a juniper berry for a lingonberry.
fast völlig; praktisch; so gut wie virtual; virtually
fast nie hardly ever; almost never
fast (einge) schlafen fast asleep
fast, beinahe nearly; almost
fast; nahezu; beinahe almost
fast nichts next to nothing
fast immer almost always
fast; beinahe(1) almost
fast virtually; almost


The earlier you go to the top of the mountains the fewer people are on the slopes. I love the sound of the ski-lifts and seeing the villages disappear in the distance while I move up to the mountains.
A good friend of mine. He works currently in NY but is a Swiss lawyer, excellent and very intelligent. Shall I ask him? OK, sounds great. Maybe we can add his words and expressions (from the law field) as well.
In the evening we drove up to the Victoria peak and hiked on the trails around the main view point. The view in the late afternoon was spectacular and after sunset, with all the lights it was breathtaking.