close up

[ klohs-uhp ]SEE DEFINITION OF close up

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CLOSE UP

Vent plugs, or caps, close up the filling or vent tubes in the covers.

If he should slip there would be an end of it, for the grisly was close up now.

Then you're not disappointed in the way it sounds, close up?

We'll have to hurry up, or the storekeeper may close up on us.

We just waited until they were close up and then shot them down.

The Boers must be close up, for the advance-guard is falling back.

Oh, if it is only true, and the British forces are close up!

He proposed to his wife that they close up their affairs, and go to live in England.

"But freedom of exchange will close up some industries," said a critic.

I saw them close up their ranks six times in succession and march as if on parade.

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