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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Characterized by a lack of openness (especially about one's actions or purposes); Extreme stinginess; The spatial property resulting from a relatively small distance.

Usage examples (41)
  • Their closeness grew as the night wore on
  • The sudden closeness of the dock sent him into action
  • That “pillow fort” closeness is something we all aspire to.
  • "This level of closeness is bringing new meaning to the world of design." for more
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