Not distant or remote in place or time; near.
- Near in time, place, or relationship: Evening draws nigh.
- Nearly; almost: talked for nigh onto two hours.
- Being near in time, place, or relationship; close. See Synonyms at close.
- Being on the left side of an animal or vehicle: pulling hard on the nigh rein.
- Being the animal or vehicle on the left: the nigh horse.
- Not far from; near.
- To come near to or draw near.