Oxford Dictionary (https://www.lexico.com/en/definition/just) gives this definition about "just"

Barely; by a little.

and these examples

‘inflation fell to just over 4 percent’
‘I got here just after nine’
‘I only just caught the train’

I am aware that the first 2 means "by a little more", such as 4.01%, 9:02.

I have some difficulties on the last one, had he catch the train?


Yes, he caught the train but was close to missing it.

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