ニュースの中での Barely

コロケーションの例

barely able やっとできる
barely escaped かろうじて逃げた
barely survived かろうじて生き残った
barely visible 辛うじて見えます
just barely かろうじて

出版物および例文

The Age
· When someone is murdered, what happens to their children?  
I was barely scraping through my degree.”
The Age
· What your mirror habits might actually mean  
That’s because, over the last few months spent largely at home, I’ve barely looked in the mirror.
The New York Times
· Do Runners Need to Wear Masks?  
Aside from the fact that it’s so thick that she can barely breathe in it, she tries to preserve it for higher-risk situations.
Malay Mail
· ‘Cook Off’: the Zimbabwe film that defied all odds to reach Netflix  
Their budget barely covered food for the crew while on set.
The Guardian
· 'Things fall apart': the apocalyptic appeal of WB Yeats's The Second Coming  
The first world war was barely over and the Russian Revolution, which dismayed him, still unfolding, while another war was brewing on his doorstep.
The New York Times
· In Some Nations, Coronavirus Is Only One of Many Outbreaks  
The outbreak hit Honduras particularly hard, overwhelming a public health system that had already been weakened by budget cuts and pervasive corruption and was barely equipped to meet usual demands, much less an epidemic of record size.
The Guardian
· Cemeteries braced for surge in Covid-19 dead as Mexico readies to reopen  
“In many parts of the republic the curve has barely started to rise.”
The New York Times
· A Mile-Long Line for Free Food in Geneva, One of World’s Richest Cities  
He earned about $1,600 a month as a restaurant cleaner — barely enough to feed his two children in expensive Geneva.
The New York Times
· ‘Wow, Everything’s Gone:’ The Covid Class of 2020  
Some students barely logged on at all to work on their spring coursework, undone by a lack of technology or willpower.