Synsets for "close"

Synset: stopping_point.n.01

Synonyms: stopping_point

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the temporal end; the concluding time

Examples: the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell | the market was up at the finish | they were playing better at the close of the season

Lemmas: stopping_point finale finis finish last conclusion close

Hypernym: end

Hyponym:

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Synset: conclusion.n.08

Synonyms: conclusion

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the last section of a communication

Examples: in conclusion I want to say...

Lemmas: conclusion end close closing ending

Hypernym: section

Hyponym: anticlimax epilogue epilogue finale peroration

Antonyms:

    

Synset: finale.n.03

Synonyms: finale

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the concluding part of any performance

Examples:

Lemmas: finale close closing_curtain finis

Hypernym: finish

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.v.01

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut

Examples: Close the door | shut the window

Lemmas: close shut

Hypernym:

Hyponym: bung draw roll_up seal shutter slam slat snap

Antonyms: open

    

Synset: close.v.02

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: become closed

Examples: The windows closed with a loud bang

Lemmas: close shut

Hypernym: change_state

Hyponym:

Antonyms: open

    

Synset: close_up.v.01

Synonyms: close_up

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: cease to operate or cause to cease operating

Examples: The owners decided to move and to close the factory | My business closes every night at 8 P.M. | close up the shop

Lemmas: close_up close fold shut_down close_down

Hypernym:

Hyponym: adjourn

Antonyms: open

    

Synset: close.v.04

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: finish or terminate (meetings, speeches, etc.)

Examples: The meeting was closed with a charge by the chairman of the board

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: end

Hyponym:

Antonyms: open

    

Synset: conclude.v.04

Synonyms: conclude

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: come to a close

Examples: The concert closed with a nocturne by Chopin

Lemmas: conclude close

Hypernym: end

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.v.06

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: complete a business deal, negotiation, or an agreement

Examples: We closed on the house on Friday | They closed the deal on the building

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: end

Hyponym:

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Synset: close.v.07

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: be priced or listed when trading stops

Examples: The stock market closed high this Friday | My new stocks closed at $59 last night

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: trade

Hyponym:

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Synset: close.v.08

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: engage at close quarters

Examples: close with the enemy

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: prosecute

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.v.09

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

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

Examples:

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: end

Hyponym:

Antonyms: open

    

Synset: close.v.10

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

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

Examples:

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: move

Hyponym:

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Synset: close.v.11

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: come together, as if in an embrace

Examples: Her arms closed around her long lost relative

Lemmas: close come_together

Hypernym: move

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.v.12

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: draw near

Examples: The probe closed with the space station

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: approach

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.v.13

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: bring together all the elements or parts of

Examples: Management closed ranks

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: join

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.v.14

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: bar access to

Examples: Due to the accident, the road had to be closed for several hours

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: barricade

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.v.15

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: fill or stop up

Examples: Can you close the cracks with caulking?

Lemmas: close fill_up

Hypernym: fill

Hyponym: coapt plug seal

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close_up.v.03

Synonyms: close_up

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: unite or bring into contact or bring together the edges of

Examples: close the circuit | close a wound | close a book | close up an umbrella

Lemmas: close_up close

Hypernym: join

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.v.17

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: finish a game in baseball by protecting a lead

Examples: The relief pitcher closed with two runs in the second inning

Lemmas: close

Hypernym: complete

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.a.01

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE

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

Examples: close to noon | how close are we to town? | a close formation of ships

Lemmas: close

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms: distant

    

Synset: close.a.02

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE

Definition: close in relevance or relationship

Examples: a close family | we are all...in close sympathy with... | close kin | a close resemblance

Lemmas: close

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms: distant

    

Synset: near.a.01

Synonyms: near

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE

Definition: not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances

Examples: near neighbors | in the near future | they are near equals | his nearest approach to success | a very near thing | a near hit by the bomb | she was near tears | she was close to tears | had a close call

Lemmas: near close nigh

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms: far

    

Synset: close.s.04

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: rigorously attentive; strict and thorough

Examples: close supervision | paid close attention | a close study | kept a close watch on expenditures

Lemmas: close

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.s.05

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: marked by fidelity to an original

Examples: a close translation | a faithful copy of the portrait | a faithful rendering of the observed facts

Lemmas: close faithful

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

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Synset: close.s.06

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: (of a contest or contestants) evenly matched

Examples: a close contest | a close election | a tight game

Lemmas: close tight

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.s.07

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: crowded

Examples: close quarters

Lemmas: close confining

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: airless.s.01

Synonyms: airless

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: lacking fresh air

Examples: a dusty airless attic | the dreadfully close atmosphere | hot and stuffy and the air was blue with smoke

Lemmas: airless close stuffy unaired

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.s.09

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: of textiles

Examples: a close weave | smooth percale with a very tight weave

Lemmas: close tight

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.s.10

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: strictly confined or guarded

Examples: kept under close custody

Lemmas: close

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.s.11

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: confined to specific persons

Examples: a close secret

Lemmas: close

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.s.12

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: fitting closely but comfortably

Examples: a close fit

Lemmas: close snug close-fitting

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.s.13

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: used of hair or haircuts

Examples: a close military haircut

Lemmas: close

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: cheeseparing.s.01

Synonyms: cheeseparing

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: giving or spending with reluctance

Examples: our cheeseparing administration | very close (or near) with his money | a penny-pinching miserly old man

Lemmas: cheeseparing close near penny-pinching skinny

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.s.15

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information

Examples: although they knew her whereabouts her friends kept close about it

Lemmas: close closelipped closemouthed secretive tightlipped

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: near.r.01

Synonyms: near

Part of Speech: ADVERB

Definition: near in time or place or relationship

Examples: as the wedding day drew near | stood near the door | don't shoot until they come near | getting near to the true explanation | her mother is always near | The end draws nigh | the bullet didn't come close | don't get too close to the fire

Lemmas: near nigh close

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: close.r.02

Synonyms: close

Part of Speech: ADVERB

Definition: in an attentive manner

Examples: he remained close on his guard

Lemmas: close closely tight

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

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Maxwell Close Close married Catherine Deborah Agnes Close, daughter of Henry S. Close of Newtown Park, Dublin in 1852.
Near-close vowel Other names for a near-close vowel are lowered close vowel and raised close-mid vowel, though the former phrase may also be used to describe a vowel that is as low as close-mid (sometimes even lower); likewise, the latter phrase may also be used to describe a vowel that is as high as close.
Close Brothers Group Close Brothers Invoice Finance (formerly known as Close Invoice Finance) is another subsidiary company of Close Brothers. It was founded in 1984, when the Close Brothers Group acquired a small, Yeovil-based factoring company; Century Factors. In 1993 Century Factors was renamed Close Invoice Finance Limited and today the division works with over 1,000 clients across the UK, Ireland and Germany.
Close-mid vowel A close-mid vowel (also mid-close vowel, high-mid vowel, mid-high vowel or half-close vowel) is any in a class of vowel sound used in some spoken languages. The defining characteristic of a close-mid vowel is that the tongue is positioned one third of the way from a close vowel to an open vowel.
Bettine Moore Close Bettine and her husband had three daughters, Glenn Close, a six-time Academy Award-nominated and Tony Award-winning actress, Tina Close, and Jessie Close; and two sons, Duncan and Alexander Close. Duncan Close died in 1949, the week he was born, from a heart defect. They adopted two sons from Africa, Tambu and Edward.
Toonumbar National Park Toonumbar National Park was part of the successful Githabul Nation native title claim. The Native title claimant Trevor Close an Aboriginal lawyer fought the NSW Government fifteen years probono to win the historic Native Title claim in memory of his grandfather Rory Close and his children Nea Close, Marnie Close Sera Close, Issiah Close and Tomika Close, Yartha Close and Kory Close. Trevor Close Githabul Tribal name is Mudargun which means lawman.
So Close (Jon McLaughlin song) Daniel Boys has also covered "So Close" on his 2009 album, also titled "So Close".
Abbey Park, Nottinghamshire The council-funded area consists of Tewkesbury Close, Hexham Close, Bolton Close, and Furness Close, and includes some warden-aided accommodation for the elderly.
Close-up A close-up or closeup in filmmaking, television production, still photography and the comic strip medium is a type of shot, which tightly frames a person or an object. Close-ups are one of the standard shots used regularly with medium shots and long shots (cinematic techniques). Close-ups display the most detail, but they do not include the broader scene. Moving in to a close-up or away from a close-up is a common type of zooming.
Near-close vowel It is rare for languages to contrast a near-close vowel with a close vowel and a close-mid vowel based on height alone. An example of such language is Danish, which contrasts short and long versions of the close front unrounded , near-close front unrounded and close-mid front unrounded vowels, though in order to avoid using any relative articulation diacritics, Danish and are typically transcribed with phonetically inacurrate symbols and , respectively. This contrast is not present in Conservative Danish, which realizes the latter two vowels as, respectively, close-mid and mid .
Francis Close Close was the author of around seventy books and pamphlets, though by 1887 few were considered "of any permanent value." In 1885 a marble statue of Close was installed in Carlisle Cathedral, after a public collection of funds for the purpose. Dean Close School and Francis Close Hall, both in Cheltenham, were named in his honour.
Chuck Close In 1998, PBS broadcast documentary filmmaker Marion Cajori's Emmy-nominated short, "Chuck Close: A Portrait in Progress." In 2007, Cajori made "Chuck Close", a full-length expansion of the first film. British art critic Christopher Finch wrote a biography, "Chuck Close: Life", which was published in 2010, a sequel of sorts to Finch's 2007 book, "Chuck Close: Work", a career-spanning monograph.
Close vowel In the context of the phonology of any particular language, a "high vowel" can be any vowel that is more close than a mid vowel. That is, close-mid vowels, near-close vowels, and close vowels can all be considered high vowels.
Near-close vowel Near-close vowels are also sometimes described as lax variants of the fully close vowels, though, depending on the language, they may not necessarily be "variants" of close vowels at all.
Close-ratio transmission There is no industry standardization between manufacturers as to what constitutes a close-ratio transmission. Therefore, a transmission that one manufacturer terms close-ratio may not necessarily be considered close-ratioed by another manufacturer.
Close front rounded vowel Acoustically, this sound is "between" the more typical compressed close front vowel and the unrounded close front vowel .
Near-close vowel Other near-close vowels can be indicated with diacritics of relative articulation applied to letters for neighboring vowels, such as , or for a near-close front unrounded vowel, or , or for a near-close back rounded vowel.
Bettine Moore Close Bettine Moore Close ("née" Elizabeth Mary Hester Moore; March 28, 1924 – February 23, 2015) was an American socialite, philanthropist, wife of Dr. William Close, and the mother of actress Glenn Close.
Close-up Close-ups are used for distinguishing main characters. Major characters are often given a close-up when they are introduced as a way of indicating their importance. Leading characters will have multiple close-ups. There is a long-standing stereotype of insecure actors desiring a close-up at every opportunity and counting the number of close-ups they received. An example of this stereotype occurs when the character Norma Desmond in "Sunset Boulevard", announces "All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up" as she is taken into police custody in the film's finale.
Close back rounded vowel Some languages, such as Japanese and Swedish, are found with a close back vowel that has a distinct type of rounding, called "compressed" or "exolabial". Only the Shanghainese dialect is known to contrast it with the more typical "protruded" (endolabial) close back vowel, but the height of both varies from close to close-mid.