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Synonyms for close

shut

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block up

near

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even

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Synonyms for close

not far from another in space, time, or relation

very closely associated

having all parts near to each other

nearly equivalent or even

not deviating from correctness, accuracy, or completeness

affording little room for movement

oppressive due to a lack of fresh air

to move (a door, for example) in order to cover an opening

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to plug up something, as a hole, space, or container

to bring or come to a natural or proper end

to come together

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close in: to surround and advance upon

close off: to set apart from a group

close out: to get rid of completely by selling, especially in quantity or at a discount

an area partially or entirely enclosed by walls or buildings

to a point near in time, space, or relation

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the temporal end

the concluding part of any performance

move so that an opening or passage is obstructed

become closed

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cease to operate or cause to cease operating

finish or terminate (meetings, speeches, etc.)

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come to a close

complete a business deal, negotiation, or an agreement

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be priced or listed when trading stops

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engage at close quarters

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

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

come together, as if in an embrace

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bring together all the elements or parts of

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fill or stop up

unite or bring into contact or bring together the edges of

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finish a game in baseball by protecting a lead

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

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close in relevance or relationship

not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances

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rigorously attentive

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marked by fidelity to an original

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(of a contest or contestants) evenly matched

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crowded

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lacking fresh air

of textiles

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strictly confined or guarded

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confined to specific persons

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fitting closely but comfortably

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used of hair or haircuts

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giving or spending with reluctance

inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information

near in time or place or relationship

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in an attentive manner

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References in classic literature ?
Jessie was so earnest in her motherly anxiety that her voice faltered over the last words, and she hugged the yellow heads closer in her arms, as if she feared to let them leave that safe harbour for the great sea where so many little boats go down.
Taug saw him depart, and then, quite casually, the big beast hunted closer and closer to Teeka in his search for food.
Manu, the monkey, chattered and scolded as Tarzan passed, and though he was not afraid of the familiar figure of the ape-boy, he hugged closer to him the little brown body of his life's companion.
Hamel threw another log on to the fire and drew her chair closer to it.
The desolate woman drew her bonnet closer over her face, and walked hurriedly away.
After all, we are only talking closers, the position on a fantasy baseball team that requires the least amount of concern.
When was the last time you had the automatic door closers at your property checked?
Now available from LockeyUSA, the TB950 Magnum joins Lockey's existing line of gate closing systems including the TB100 TurtleBack Gate Closer, TB175 Garden Gate Closer, TB200/400/600 Hydraulic Gate Closers and TB250/450/650 Adjustable Hydraulic Gate Closers.
Video Closers achieve an unprecedented rate of successful sales, while slashing the time required to deliver time-consuming, in-person pitches or webinars.
Saito's playing time has been similar to the five closers who were either selected to this year's NL All-Star team (Brian Fuentes, COL; Tom Gordon, PHI; Trevor Hoffman, SD; Derrick Turnbow, MIL) or chosen as an NL Final Man candidate (Billy Wagner, NYM).
From a strategic standpoint, the most significant change in the way the game has been played over the last 75 years has been the use of relief pitchers, specifically closers.
Made by ESSEX Industries of New Haven, Connecticut, closers are available with a selection of arms and accessories.
SARGENT(R) Manufacturing - a leader in locks, door closers, and exit devices for commercial, institutional, and industrial markets - has standardized on SolidWorks(R) 3D mechanical design software to speed products to market and accelerate design engineer productivity.
Gagne originally underwent Tommy John surgery as a minor-leaguer in 1997, then slowly morphed during the years that followed from a struggling starter to one of the most dominant closers in the game, converting 84 consecutive save opportunities in 2002-2004.