Can anyone think of a single word synonym for "almost never"? i.e. "rarely" but stronger.
Usage:
This extreme tack is taken.
Joseph
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Can anyone think of a single word synonym for "almost never"? i.e. "rarely" but stronger. Usage: This extreme tack is taken.

Seldom.

Skitt (in Hayward, California)
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Seldom.

Good call. Thanks Skitt!
Joseph
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Joseph Turian:
Can anyone think of a single word synonym for "almost never"? i.e. "rarely" but stronger.

"Skitt":
Seldom.

That doesn't seem any stronger than "rarely" to me, maybe less strong. For sure, neither one reaches the strength of "almost never".
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Can anyone think of a single word synonym for "almost never"? i.e. "rarely" but stronger. Usage: This extreme tack is taken. Joseph

Maybe two words?
This extreme tack is hardly ever taken.
Fran
Can anyone think of a single word synonym for "almost never"? i.e. "rarely" but stronger. Usage: This extreme tack is taken.

Seldom?

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Can anyone think of a single word synonym for "almost never"? i.e. "rarely" but stronger. Usage: This extreme tack is taken.

Seldom.

Is 'seldom' stronger than 'rarely'? I'd have thought 'twere the other way around.

Charles Riggs
Can anyone think of a single word synonym for "almost never"? i.e. "rarely" but stronger. Usage: This extreme tack is taken.

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Charles Riggs
Seldom.

Is 'seldom' stronger than 'rarely'? I'd have thought 'twere the other way around.

I think the issue is rather personal.

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