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Synonyms for barely

only just

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Synonyms for barely

by a very little; almost not

Synonyms for barely

only a very short time before

in a sparse or scanty way

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Noting that "freezer cases are often crowded, foggy and sometimes cluttered," Orso notes that Barely Bread "worked very hard to create packaging that would stand out among the masses and entice consumers.
The Barely There Collection is a new favorite," said Lauren Bayer, Polychem manager.
When I first started out, I could barely push my wheel-chair," she recalls.
Zero Years of Barely Regal is a compilation featuring 14 tracks from unsigned local bands including such rising stars as Man Without Country, Right Hand Left Hand, Solutions and Strange News From Another Star.
SCAR: Diane Coates says she can barely use her left arm
2 : with nothing to spare : by a narrow margin <I'd barely enough to eat.
Iran has imported 6 million tonnes of various grains including wheat, rice, corn and barely during the first 8 months of the current Iranian year (March-November).
A police officer said the bodies were so hot that police could barely touch them.
cheek barely, barely your eyes blink open watch and close again sealing
It did not help that a special defense designed for the Rose Bowl barely got used.
That would be the same Jordan and Peter whose joint IQ wouldn't make double figures, the same J and P who can barely string a sentence together let alone interview anyone.
They are the uncommonly common folk, who barely eke out an existence, facing adversity after adversity, but who name their own freedom as they turn around disappointed lives in the most unsuspecting ways.
I thought I could make it through the semester but I can barely dance.
His admixture of comedy and pathos, absurdity and realism, and his playful touch make it so you barely feel the political sting.