closeness


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a feeling of being intimate and belonging together

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the quality of being close and poorly ventilated

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the spatial property resulting from a relatively small distance

characterized by a lack of openness (especially about one's actions or purposes)

close or warm friendship

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An hour later, when Laura's maid happened to be in her mistress's room, I took occasion to refer to the closeness of the night, with a view to ascertaining next how the servants had been passing their time.
There was a sense of closeness from the exclusion of fresh air, and a gloom and heaviness around, as though long imprisonment had made the very silence sad.
His gorgeousness was not unmixed with dirt; and both in complexion and consistency he had suffered from the closeness of his pantry.
The boy was lying, fast asleep, on a rude bed upon the floor; so pale with anxiety, and sadness, and the closeness of his prison, that he looked like death; not death as it shows in shroud and coffin, but in the guise it wears when life has just departed; when a young and gentle spirit has, but an instant, fled to Heaven, and the gross air of the world has not had time to breathe upon the changing dust it hallowed.
She certainly held down her head, and examined the corner of a very smart little apron, with more closeness than there appeared any absolute occasion for.
I couldn't indeed, Sir,' replied Brass, who was almost dead from nausea and the closeness of the room.
Here there were no taverns, no stifling closeness, no stench.
Lacombe & Gay, 1998; Dyke & Adams, 1990; Montgomery, 200; Tesch & Whitbourne, 1982) has established links among gender, identity, and relationship closeness and intimacy, identity component and relationship differences have not been consistently examined.
Communication scholars should be aware, however, that Mashek and Aron's Handbook of Closeness and Intimacy overlooks our discipline's contributions, even when they are directly on point.
Nonetheless Second Honeymoon emerges as the inherently engaging and occasionally inspiring story of one family's story of unconditional love, timeless closeness, and eternal forgiveness.
Closeness to parents or children was selected by 36 percent of respondents.
Psychologists found that sharing negative attitudes about others promoted closeness and friendship.
Dear Editor, - In printing my letter (Post, Jan 3) on Oswald Mosely, you let me say that his closeness to the Nazis defined him as evil.
The research shows that an anxiety disorder affects various areas of family functioning, including the physical and mental health of family members and family closeness, wrote Dr.
You get an on-screen report of the the 10 best matches, including recipe details, colorimetric data and curves, a visual representation of the color, formulation cost, specs on closeness to the original match, and metamerism under different illuminants.