almost well nigh all but also for the best part
- (of activities or states) a little lacking or perhaps not quite accomplished; all but
- almost; well nigh; all but; for the best part.
Old English eallm
(adv.) Nearly; well nigh; all but; for best component.
Strong, fine, glossy fibres are yielded by the exotic ramie (Boehmeria nivea), whose fibre, like that of the majagua, is almost incorruptible; by the maya or rat-pineapple (Bromelia Pinguin), and by the daquilla (or daiguiya - Lagetta lintearia, L.