alphabet

Close

Definition of close:

part of speech: noun

Closeness.

part of speech: noun

An inclosed place: a small inclosed field: a narrow passage of a street.

part of speech: verb

To shut; come to an end.

part of speech: noun

An inclosed space; the grounds of a cathedral or abbey; an alley; end; cessation.

part of speech: verb

To grow together: to come to an end.

part of speech: verb

To make close: to draw together and unite: to finish.

part of speech: adjective

Having no outlet; confined; without ventilation; shut fast; narrow; secretive; stingy; near, as in time, etc.; intimate; having its parts near each other; compact; fitting snugly; open only to a certain few; restricted by law, as a game season; pronounced with the lips near together; as a close vowel; oppressive; minute; precise.

part of speech: adjective

In a close manner; near.

part of speech: adjective

Confined; narrow; near; hidden.

part of speech: adjective

Shut up: with no opening: confined, unventilated: narrow: near, in time or place: compact: crowded: hidden: reserved: crafty.

part of speech: verb

To come together; shut in; terminate or make an ending; followed by with; grapple with an opponent; to agree.

part of speech: verb

To shut; terminate.

part of speech: noun

An end; conclusion.

part of speech: adverb

Near; tightly; narrowly; stingily.

part of speech: noun

An inclosed space.

part of speech: noun

The end; conclusion.

part of speech: verb

To shut; to shut up, as an opening by filling; to join, as an electric circuit; bring together; end.

part of speech: adverb

Closely.

part of speech: adverb

In a close manner: nearly: densely.

part of speech: noun

The manner or time of closing: a pause or stop: the end.

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