Definitions of nigh:
  • adjective:   near in space or time
  • adverb:   near in time or place or relationship
    Example: "The end draws nigh"
  • adverb:   (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; `near' is sometimes used informally for `nearly' and `most' is sometimes used informally for `almost'
    Example: "Talked for nigh onto 2 hours"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #19023)

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