English version

I nearly/almost fainted

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishI nearly/almost faintedI nearly/almost faintedspokenSURPRISED used to say that you were very surprised by something I nearly fainted when they told me the price. faint
Examples from the Corpus
I nearly/almost faintedThese were removed and - oh, sweet Lord, I nearly fainted!She wrote: I almost fainted when I read your letter, confronted by that terrible mistake I had made.
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