The Word 'CLOSE'

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Meanings Of The Word 'Close'

Close (adjective)

definition:
marked by fidelity to an original

example:
"a close translation"

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Faithful

Close (adjective)

definition:
rigorously attentive

Close (adjective)

definition:
not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances

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Nigh

Close (adjective)

definition:
at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other

example:
"close to noon"

Close (adjective)

definition:
close in relevance or relationship

example:
"a close family"

Close (adjective)

definition:
inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information

example:
"Although they knew the whereabouts of their friends, they kept close about it."

Close (adjective)

definition:
crowded

example:
"close quarters"

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Confining

Close (adjective)

definition:
(of a contest or contestants) evenly matched

example:
"a close contest"

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Tight

Close (adjective)

definition:
giving or spending with reluctance

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Near

Close (adjective)

definition:
used of hair or haircuts

example:
"a close military haircut"

Close (adjective)

definition:
fitting closely but comfortably

example:
"a close fit"

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Snug Close-fitting

Close (adjective)

definition:
confined to specific persons

example:
"a close secret"

Close (adjective)

definition:
strictly confined or guarded

example:
"kept under close custody"

Close (adjective)

definition:
of textiles

example:
"a close weave"

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Tight

Close (adjective)

definition:
lacking fresh air

Close (adverb)

definition:
near in time or place or relationship

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Near

Close (adverb)

definition:
in an attentive manner

example:
"We remained close on their guard."

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Tight

Close (noun)

definition:
the concluding part of any performance

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Finale

Close (noun)

definition:
the last section of a communication

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Conclusion

Close (noun)

definition:
the temporal end

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Conclusion

Close (verb)

definition:
to finish a game in baseball by protecting a lead

example:
"The relief pitcher closed with two runs in the second inning"

Close (verb)

definition:
to complete a business deal, negotiation, or an agreement

example:
"We closed on the house on Friday"

Close (verb)

definition:
to unite or bring into contact or bring together the edges of

example:
"close the circuit"

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Close Up

Close (verb)

definition:
to move so that an opening or passage is obstructed

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Shut

Close (verb)

definition:
to become closed

example:
"The windows closed with a loud bang"

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Shut

Close (verb)

definition:
to fill or stop up

example:
"Can you close the cracks with caulking?"

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Fill Up

Close (verb)

definition:
to bar access to

example:
"Due to the accident, the road had to be closed for several hours"

Close (verb)

definition:
to bring together all the elements or parts of

example:
"Management closed ranks"

Close (verb)

definition:
to draw near

example:
"The probe closed with the space station."

Close (verb)

definition:
to come together, as if in an embrace

example:
"Their arms closed around their long lost relative."

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Come Together

Close (verb)

definition:
to change one's body stance so that the forward shoulder and foot are closer to the intended point of impact

Close (verb)

definition:
to cause a window or an application to disappear on a computer desktop

Close (verb)

definition:
to engage at close quarters

example:
"close with the enemy"

Close (verb)

definition:
to finish or terminate meetings, speeches, etc.

example:
"The meeting was closed with a charge by the chairman of the board."

Close (verb)

definition:
to cease to operate or cause to cease operating

example:
"The owners decided to move and to close the factory."

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Fold

Close (verb)

definition:
to come to a close

example:
"The concert closed with a nocturne by Chopin"

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Conclude

Close (verb)

definition:
to be priced or listed when trading stops

example:
"The stock market closed high this Friday"

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