English to Afrikaans Meaning :: close

toemaakgesluitdig
Close :
naby
- nabygesluitnounabyheidSLUIT
 

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Noun(1) the temporal end; the concluding time(2) the last section of a communication(3) the concluding part of any performance
Verb(1) move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut(2) become closed(3) cease to operate or cause to cease operating(4) finish or terminate (meetings, speeches, etc.(5) come to a close(6) complete a business deal, negotiation, or an agreement(7) be priced or listed when trading stops(8) engage at close quarters(9) cause a window or an application to disappear on a computer desktop(10) change one's body stance so that the forward shoulder and foot are closer to the intended point of impact(11) come together, as if in an embrace(12) draw near(13) bring together all the elements or parts of(14) bar access to(15) fill or stop up(16) unite or bring into contact or bring together the edges of
Adjective(1) at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other(2) close in relevance or relationship(3) not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances(4) rigorously attentive; strict and thorough(5) marked by fidelity to an original(6) (of a contest or contestants(7) crowded(8) lacking fresh air(9) of textiles(10) strictly confined or guarded(11) confined to specific persons(12) fitting closely but comfortably(13) used of hair or haircuts(14) giving or spending with reluctance, or near(15) inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information
Adverb(1) near in time or place or relationship(2) in an attentive manner

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(1) I was pretty close , though I still couldn't see the skyline of New York.(2) The summer may be drawing to a close , but York Racecourse has still been pulling the crowds for its September meeting.(3) The sunshade on their terrace retracts, the windows close automatically whenever it starts to rain.(4) If the agreement is in writing it may be in very close print on the back of a delivery docket or ticket.(5) He and his sister were close and her death affected him so strongly that friends initially feared for his own mental health.(6) It can be the year when we draw to a close this sorry chapter in our treatment of those with disabilities.(7) The competition was dreamed up by staff at the Lowry in response to claims by many visitors that dogs in the pictures bear a close resemblance to their own.(8) We're very good friends and very close but he doesn't spare me either.(9) they take place at close intervals(10) But I am conscious of the fact that we lost all three matches by very narrow margins and winning the close matches becomes a habit.(11) Tessa cooks the evening meal, but the nearest town is close if clients wish to eat out occasionally.(12) Shares in the club were 1.5 pence higher at 286.5 pence by the close of trade in London on Thursday.(13) Little by little however, she seemed to get comfortable with the fact that I wanted to be close and intimate with her.(14) close the door, please(15) He extends his hand toward the metal door, bringing it slamming to a close .(16) The only solution is surgery to close the hole and reinforce the spot.
Related Words
(1) close to ::
naby aan
Synonyms
Adjective
1. near ::
naby
2. dense ::
digte
3. evenly matched ::
eweredig gekoppel
4. immediate ::
onmiddellike
5. intimate ::
intieme
6. strong ::
sterk
7. careful ::
versigtig
8. vigilant ::
waaksaam
9. strict ::
streng
10. humid ::
humiede
11. skinny ::
maer
13. faithful ::
getrou
14. secretive ::
geheimsinnig
15. tight ::
stywe
17. close-fitting ::
digpassende
Adverb
18. tight ::
stywe
19. near ::
naby
Noun
20. end ::
einde
21. ending ::
eindig
22. finale ::
finale
23. last ::
laaste
Verb
24. shut ::
gesluit
26. catch up ::
vang op
27. narrow ::
smal
28. meet ::
Ontmoet
29. end ::
einde
31. clinch ::
beklink
32. close down ::
maak toe
33. fill up ::
vul
34. conclude ::
sluit
35. come together ::
kom saam
Antonyms
1. open ::
oop
Different Forms
close, closed, closely, closeness, closes, closing, closings
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