Not quite as many

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Definition

(-Are you a woman?) -Not quite!: (-Are you a woman?) -Not exactly! Not really! Almost!
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(There are) not quite as many (members as last year): (There are) slightly fewer, slightly less (members than last year)
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Examples

  • "Estate agent : Not quite, ha ha!"
  • "Rupert : Almost, but not quite Moira."
  • "not quite what we were looking for."
  • "Harold : Ah! Not quite."
  • "Brenda : Not quite."
  • "Wow, she's right, the bottle looks almost identical – but not quite identical enough for legal action."
  • "Melanie : Well not quite, but it's so cheap, it's practically a gift!"
  • "Mr. Wang : Not quite."
  • "Enrique : Not quite Brent."

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