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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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Just before the event and once the skating routine is over, the camera goes in for an extreme close-up showing every naked pore.
Siobhan said: "The Close-Ups are a quirky pop group, with a style that's both modern and retro.
Samuael Topiary's striking video design of lapis lazuli seas and textural close-ups of human skin created a rich visual environment with Blu's lighting design.
My biggest complaint about televised matches are the constant close-ups and instant replays.
His many murals and altarpieces tell stories with simplicity and directness, a fact that, as in the Michelangelo video, is shown to us through close-ups and details.
And the BBC admitted close-ups of the youngsters in their new Human Body documentary series could be arousing to paedophiles.
To get her models ready for their close-ups, Bloomfield will sometimes even use a blow-dryer to create a windswept effect.
Filmed in part from passing subway cars, cutting to close-ups of a goggle-wearing Hobza manhandling an archaic switching device, it's a deceptively smart work that binds together the erotics of silent communication, a love of '70s Conceptual art both self-conscious and genuine, and a love of New York.
His full-color pictures, mostly close-ups of beautiful, individual birds, are the backbone of this book.
95), packing in astonishing color photos of the inner workings of the human body using new imaging technology, from microscopic close-ups to dyes and colors to enhance blood clots and more.
Numerous color photographs, some close-ups in which the weave of a garment can be seen, make for appreciation of the varied textiles; while other photographs exhibit inhabitants of Madagascar wearing the textiles in social activities or ceremonies.
In dance-theater style, the work used pedestrian movement, dancer vocalization, and a live camera projecting close-ups of the dancers' bodies.
Its versatility is explored with close-ups of pigments thinned with water for use in traditional watercolor techniques, used with opaque white for gouache, or piled layer on layer with a palette knife for impasto effects.
The 5ft 2in redhead, who plays FBI agent Dana Scully, has admitted the secret of her close-ups in the cult sci-fi TV show.