Dictionary Results for closest


1. close - adjective

· at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other; "close to noon"; "how close are we to town?"; "a close formation of ships"

Antonym(s): distant




2. close - adjective

· close in relevance or relationship; "a close family"; "we are all...in close sympathy with..."; "close kin"; "a close resemblance"

Antonym(s): distant




3. close - adjective

· not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances; "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"

Synonym(s): near, nigh




4. close - adjective

· rigorously attentive; strict and thorough; "close supervision"; "paid close attention"; "a close study"; "kept a close watch on expenditures"




5. close - adjective

· marked by fidelity to an original; "a close translation"; "a faithful copy of the portrait"; "a faithful rendering of the observed facts"

Synonym(s): faithful




6. close - adjective

· (of a contest or contestants) evenly matched; "a close contest"; "a close election"; "a tight game"

Synonym(s): tight




7. close - adjective

· crowded; "close quarters"

Synonym(s): confining




8. close - adjective

· lacking fresh air; "a dusty airless attic"; "the dreadfully close atmosphere"; "hot and stuffy and the air was blue with smoke"

Synonym(s): airless, stuffy, unaired




9. close - adjective

· of textiles; "a close weave"; "smooth percale with a very tight weave"

Synonym(s): tight




10. close - adjective

· strictly confined or guarded; "kept under close custody"




11. close - adjective

· confined to specific persons; "a close secret"




12. close - adjective

· fitting closely but comfortably; "a close fit"

Synonym(s): snug, close-fitting




13. close - adjective

· used of hair or haircuts; "a close military haircut"




14. close - adjective

· giving or spending with reluctance; "our cheeseparing administration"; "very close (or near) with his money"; "a penny-pinching miserly old man"

Synonym(s): cheeseparing, near, penny-pinching, skinny




15. close - adjective

· inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information; "although they knew her whereabouts her friends kept close about it"

Synonym(s): closelipped, closemouthed, secretive, tightlipped




16. closest - adverb

· (superlative of `near' or `close') within the shortest distance; "that was the time he came nearest to death"

Synonym(s): nearest, nighest





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