close

[ verb klohz; adjective, adverb klohs or for 51, klohz; noun klohz for 59, 60, 63–65, 67, 68, klohs for 61, 62, 66 ]SEE DEFINITION OF close

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CLOSE

He would not look at it, and when I threw it close to him he dashed it away as if it was poison.

Found a rock hole with about forty gallons of water in it close to camp.

I told the party we were now close, and showed them the low table-land just ahead.

In close connexion with the Survey and Lands Department is the topic of exploration.

The sixth day brought Andrew Lanning in close view of the lower hills.

We must now close our sketch of those diversified and pleasant volumes.

And not once during the hours before morning did he close his eyes.

Or, perhaps, he had no idea that the outlaws could be so close.

The time may be close at hand when we shall need this assurance as we need nothing else.

She would clasp him so close that evil should not touch him!

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