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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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CALDY, after moving into a 19-0 lead, were run close by a determined Park in North TwoWestBut they weathered a late challenge to stay top of the table and now face a probable title-deciding match away to nearest rivals Stockport in three weeks.
We've always run close to the Sussex Cup before, but with that moving forward slightly because of Sky Sports coverage we were going to be side-by-side with it," said Romford racing manager Peter O'Dowd yesterday.
The tram route would run close to Liverpool's excellent listed buildings and would inflict on thetownscape,poles,cables,noise, vibration and road congesting tram tracks.
Though he didn't run close to full speed, he did get to a moderate gallop in the outfield and also ran backward under the supervision of trainer Ned Bergert.
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The US wants the barrier to run close to the Green Line, the frontier between Israel and the West Bank before the 1967 Mideast war.
We haven't run close to our potential, yet we still have a car that has run in the top five at every race and that is seventh in points.
My plan had been to have the horse run close to the pace, but Seb said they'd been going too fast here today and not getting home, so he'd ride a waiting race - his judgement was spot-on.
Ophthalmology services in the United States are a $6 billion business, and eyewear sales run close to $12 billion annually, she said.
Hayes will likely have to run close to or under her personal best in both the first round and semifinals to the reach the eight-runner final.
Costs to the county run close to $600 a month for 24 phone lines.