Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / close the books
FEEDBACK

other words for close the books

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

QUIZZES

Prove That You’re A Word Of The Day Nonesuch–Ace This Quiz!

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

Squinty could look out, but the slats were as close together as those in a chicken coop, and the little pig could not get out.
On the upper part of the stem the whorls are very close together, but they are more widely separated at the lower portion.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
It was close upon twelve o'clock, and the "Rooms" had been open to the public for two hours.
In the close relation and affection of these last days, the sense of alienation and antagonism faded from both their hearts.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
He passed the latter part of his life in poverty, and towards the close of it, was confined in a madhouse.
“The British Raj is doomed,” she muttered, lowering her voice, and bringing her magnificent eyes close to his.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
They will carry out the dictum of Carlyle that the modern university is a university of books.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Now, he chose a small table in a corner of the balcony, close to the glass screen.
The two were standing together before the fire; Bernard watched Mrs. Vivian close the door softly behind her.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES

WORDS RELATED TO CLOSE THE BOOKS

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

boondogglenoun | [boon-dog-uh l, -daw-guh l]SEE DEFINITION